1) Where do I vote?
In Fort Bend any registered voter can vote wherever you see an Election Location or sign to "Vote Here". To see locations, dates, and times for early voting for the May 2017 elections in Fort Bend, click here. To see locations, dates, and times for election day on May 6, 2017, click here.
2) What/Who am I voting for in the next election?
First, to find out what or who you are voting for in the next election (May 2017) is to first find out which precinct you live in. You can find your precinct on your voter registration card. You can also find your precinct by going to Precinct Guide page on the Fort Bend County website. Once there, follow the instructions to find your precinct.
Once you have identified your precinct, you can then go to the Sample Ballot page on the Fort Bend County website. On this page, click on your precinct number to see a sample ballot which will show what the ballot for your precinct will look like at the next election.
Additionally, if you can't find the information at the links above, you may contact the Elections/Voter Registration department of Fort Bend County. They're contact information is below:
Address: 4520 Reading Road, Suite A - 400 Rosenberg, TX 77471
Mailing Address: 301 Jackson St. Richmond, TX 77469
Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Monday to Friday. Closed on county holidays
3) What do I need for Voter ID?
To find out what forms of identification you can bring with you when you go to vote, you may visit the Fort Bend Elections office Photo Identification page. For more information, you can also visit the Vote Texas page at the Texas Secretary of State website.
To borrow from the Vote Texas page of the Texas Secretary of State website:
"Here is a list of the acceptable forms of photo ID:
Texas driver license issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)
Texas Election Identification Certificate issued by DPS
Texas personal identification card issued by DPS
Texas license to carry a handgun issued by DPS
United States military identification card containing the person’s photograph
United States citizenship certificate containing the person’s photograph
United States passport"