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Cooke County Clerk, Elections Division

Pam Harrison

101 South Dixon, Room 108
Gainesville, Texas 76240
Phone: (940) 668-5437



Cooke County Voter Registrar

Brandy Ann Carr

112 South Dixon
Gainesville, Texas 76240
Phone: (940) 668-5500, Option 8

How to Register to Vote

Guide for updating your address when moving to anew state (3rd party information)

Polling Locations and Times
ESD Special Election Polling Locations and Times
Constitutional Amendment Joint Election Polling Locations and Times
Proposed ESD Map

Sample Ballots
Sample Ballot General Joint Election (2 Pages)
Sample Ballot ESD Election 

Notice of Voting Order Priority


November 2, 2021 Uniform Election  

First day to apply for a ballot by mail using Application for a Ballot by Mail (ABBM) or Federal Postcard Application (FPCA)

Friday, January 1, 2021*

*First day to file does not move because of New Year’s Day holiday. An “Annual ABBM” or FPCA for a January or February 2021 election may be filed earlier, but not earlier than the 60th day before the date of the January or February election.

Last Day to Register to Vote

Monday, October 4, 2021

First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance

Monday, October 18, 2021 (17th day before election day falls on a Saturday, first day moves to next business day)

Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail
(Received, not Postmarked)

Friday, October 22, 2021
Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance
Friday, October 29, 2021

Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail

Tuesday, November 2, 2021 (election day) at 7:00 p.m. OR Wednesday, November 3, 2021 (next business day after Election Day) at 5:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is postmarked by 7:00 p.m. at the location of the election on Election Day (unless overseas or military deadlines apply)


Early Voting Rosters - General Election
October 18, 2021          October 25, 2021

October 19, 2021          October 26, 2021
October 20, 2021          October 27, 2021
October 21, 2021          October 28, 2021
October 22, 2021          October 29, 2021

Early Voting Rosters - ESD Election
October 18, 2021          October 25, 2021

October 19, 2021          October 26, 2021
October 20, 2021          October 27, 2021
October 21, 2021          October 28, 2021
October 22, 2021          October 29, 2021


November 2, 2021

Notice of Election (English) - Gainesville ISD
Notice of Election (Spanish) - Gainesville ISD
Notice of General Election
Public Notice of Test of Automatic Tabulating Equipment
Notification of Election Training General Election
Notice of Convening of Early Voting Ballot Board for General Election
Amended Order of Special Election
Resolution Order of Special School Board Election Walnut Bend ISD
Resolution Order of School Board Election Saint Jo ISD
Order of Election for Amendments and ESD
Order of Appointment for Election Judges and Alternate Judges
Order of Appointment for the Central Counting Station
Order of Appointment for the Early Voting Ballot Board
Order of Election for the Emergency Services District No. 1
Constitutional Amendment Proclamation
Notice of Bond Election - Pilot Point ISD



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Voter Identification Options (English)
Opciones de identificación del votante (Español)


Ballot by Mail Info

Curbside Voting Info
Cooke County Voting District Map
Candidate Filing Information
Elected Officers of Political Subdivision (list of local elected officials)
Election Worker Application
Military and Overseas Voters
Voters with Special Needs (English)
Votantes con Necesidades Especiales (Español)

Voter Information for College Students:

Link to Election results

Date of Next Office Election Location of the Next Officer Election
March 1, 2022

Republican Party - 701 E. California St, Suite 304
Democratic Party - 408 Kiowa Drive W, Lake Kiowa


Notice of Member Solicitation for the Region 1 Canadian-Upper Red Regional Flood Planning Group (RFPG)
Notice of Solicitation of nominations for Region 2 Lower Red-Sulphur-Cypress Regional Flood Planning Group

Past Election Information