San Angelo Police Chief, Council Election Saturday
San Angelo voters will go to the polls this Saturday, May 7, to elect a police chief and representatives for three of the City Council’s seven districts.
Polls will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. on Election Day, when registered voters may go to any of the following 20 locations and vote in all the races for which they are eligible:
- Angelo Bible Church - 3506 Sherwood Way
- Belmore Baptist Church - 1214 S. Bell St.
- Calvary Baptist Church - 2401 Armstrong St.
- Christoval Community Center - 20022 Main St., Christoval
- Community Medical Center - 3501 Knickerbocker Road
- Concho Valley Transit District (bus depot) - 510 N. Chadbourne St.
- SAF (First Assembly of God Church) - 1442 Edmund Blvd.
- Grape Creek ISD Administration Building - 8207 U.S. Highway 87 North
- Keating Paint & Body Shop - 5050 N. Chadbourne St.
- MHMR – 1501 W. Beauregard Ave.
- Paulann Baptist Church - 2531 Smith Blvd.
- Plaza del Sol Apts. - 4375 Oak Grove Blvd.
- San Angelo (Public) Housing Authority - 420 E. 28th St.
- St. Ambrose Catholic Church – 8602 Texas Loop 570, Wall
- Segunda Iglesia Bautista – 530 W. Avenue T
- Southgate Church of Christ - 528 Country Club Road
- Texas Department of Transportation - 4502 Knickerbocker Road, Building E
- Veribest Baptist Church - 50 FM 2334, Veribest
- Wesley Trinity United Methodist Church - 301 W. 18th St.
- West Texas Rehabilitation Center - 1925 University Ave.
All voting will be done with electronic ballots on Election Day. Paper ballots were available only during early voting.
On May 7, voters citywide will elect a police chief to a four-year term. Residents in City Council Districts 1, 3 and 5 will also elect their City Council representative for the next three years. Candidates for each office in the order they appear on the ballot are:
- Police chief – Tim Vasquez, Mike Hernandez, Jeff Davis, Frank Carter.
- District 1 – Bill Richardson, Trinidad Aguirre.
- District 3 – Daniel “Danny” Cardenas, Harold “Harry” Thomas.
- District 5 – Elizabeth Miller Grindstaff, Lane Carter, R.A. Cantrell, Martin Guinn.
Residents of the Wall Independent School District will also cast votes in a school bond and trustee elections.
Photo identification is required to vote. Any of these seven forms is acceptable:
- Texas driver’s license.
- Texas Election Identification Certificate (issued by the Department of Public Safety).
- Texas personal identification card (issued by DPS).
- Texas concealed handgun license (issued by DPS).
- U.S. military identification card containing the person’s photo.
- U.S. citizenship certificate containing the person’s photo.
- U.S. passport.
With the exception of the U.S. citizenship certificate, the identification must be current or have expired no more than 60 days before being presented for voter qualification at the polling place.
Voters without an acceptable form of ID will be offered a provisional ballot and informed of their right to show an ID to the voter registrar no later than six days after the election. Voters who cast a provisional ballot because of a lack of photo ID will have until Friday, May 13, to appear at the Tom Green County Elections Office on the second floor of the Edd B. Keyes Building, 113 W. Beauregard Ave., and show an acceptable ID.