November 25, 2019

To: Hood County Voters

Mass Mail Out of Voter Registration Certificate Renewals

Hood County Elections Administration Office has begun mailing new voter registration certificates to active Hood County voters. New certificates are mailed every two years to all active registered voters. The new cards are “orange” and valid from January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2021. The new voter registration card is for you to keep, proofread the information on the card make sure the information is accurate. If it is correct, then sign the front of the card and keep it. If any changes need to be made, write them on the back of the card, sign the card and return it to us.

Any voter that has moved or had a name change and does not receive a new voter registration certificate by the end of December should contact our office (817-408-2525) or go to     https://teamrv-mvp.sos.texas.gov/MVP/mvp.do to check their registration. Voters who are placed on the “suspense list” are subject to having their voter registration canceled if their records are not updated within two federal general elections.

Last day to register for the March 3, 2020 Primary is Monday, February 3, 2020.

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 Offices for Election in 2020

  • President and Vice President
  • U.S. Representative, Dist 11
  • Railroad Commissioner
  • 3 Members of Supreme Court
  • 3 members of Court of Criminal Appeals
  • Court of Appeals Justices
  • State Board of Education, District 14
  • Texas State Senator, District 22
  • Texas State Representative, District 60

Hood County Offices for Election in 2020

  • District Attorney, 355th Judicial District
  • County Attorney
  • Sheriff
  • County Tax Assessor/Collector
  • County Commissioner, Precinct 1
  • County Commissioner, Precinct 3
  • Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1
  • Justice of the Peace, Precinct 4
  • Constable, Precinct 1
  • Constable, Precinct 2
  • Constable, Precinct 3
  • Constable, Precinct 4

If you reside in Hood County and are not on the voter registration rolls, you must fill out a voter registration application and mail it to us or drop it off at our office.  An individual cannot register online in the State of Texas!

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Responsibilities of Election Office

One of the most important functions of county government is to oversee the electoral process. The Elections Department is responsible for conducting:

  • All elections at the federal, state, and county levels
  • Certain other elections that contract with Hood County for election services
  • Voter registration

Vote Centers in Hood County

What does this mean to you? On Election Day, any Hood County registered voter may go to any one of the 10 polling locations in Hood County and vote. You do not have to go to your specific precinct. It is like early voting, but on Election Day!! View a printable flyer with the list of polling location in Hood County. View a Hood County Map of the locations.

Hood County voters use iVotronics from Election Systems and Software to cast their ballot. If you would like to get familiar with how to use the iVotronics before you come to vote, see quick start instructions, or watch a video.