Vote Safe Nueces
There is no need to choose between protecting your health and exercising your right to vote!
Vote Safe Nueces is your source for the information you need to cast your ballot safely while protecting yourself and others during the coronavirus pandemic.
Learn how you can protect yourself and your community while you take part in the 2020 General Election.
Healthy tips for voting in person (early voting and on election day) in Texas
Follow posted and poll worker instructions at your voting location.
Wear a mask or other face covering, and maintain a physical distance of 6 feet to protect yourself, election workers, and other voters.
Wash your hands for at least 20 seconds. Wash with soap and water or use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol before and after voting.
If you can, go when the voting center or polling location will not be as busy, usually mid-morning or early-afternoon.
Healthy tips for voting by mail in Texas
If you return your ballot at a mailbox or drop box, wash your hands afterwards for 20 seconds.
If you go out to drop off your ballot, practice physical distancing and wear a mask or other face covering to protect yourself and others.
If you need to buy stamps, consider using the Post Office’s online store, usps.com.
If you go to a post office or store to buy stamps, wear a mask or other face covering to protect yourself, the postal clerk, and other people.