By: Tim Wyatt

The Nov. 6, 2012, General Election is just around the corner, but some important dates and deadlines are a little closer on the electoral horizon:

  • Oct. 9, 2012: The last day to register to vote in the November election. (To check your current voter registration status in Collin Couny, click here. Or, you can get a registration form online here.)
  • Oct. 30, 2012: The last day to request to vote by mail. (You can also get general absentee voting information here.)
  • Oct. 22-Nov. 2, 2012: Early Voting period. Go here for a list of early voting locations.
  • Nov. 6, 2012: Election Day. Click on the following link for a list of Election Day voting locations

If you’d like to view sample ballots, the Collin County Elections Department just posted the ballots (by precinct) online. 

Finally, if none of the links above help answer your questions, please check out Collin County' Frequently Asked Questions for election-related information. The FAQ includes helpful information, tips and links on registering, voting and election results. 

See you at the polls. 


About the author: Tim Wyatt is a Collin County Public Information Officer.