Last day to register for November election

Tuesday marks the deadline to register to vote in the November 2017 election.

A handful of cities in Hidalgo County are having elections, including Edinburg, Weslaco, Donna and Alamo.

Voter registration applications may be picked up at the Hidalgo County Elections Department located at 101 S. 10th Ave. in Edinburg.

Applications will also be available at Texas Department of Public Safety office and public libraries, according to the Hidalgo County Elections Department’s website.

Citizens may also fill out applications with a designated volunteer deputy registrar within the county.

A voter registration application can be found on the Texas Secretary of State’s website.

To vote in the November general election, applications must be received by the county’s election department.

As of 2016, 338,562 people have registered to vote in Hidalgo County.

The voter registration office can be reached at (956) 318-2570.

Early voting begins Oct. 23, with Election Day on Nov. 7.