FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 20, 2022
Election Day Information for the Upcoming
May 24th Primary Runoff Election
Dallas, Texas – Dallas County Elections Administrator Michael Scarpello reminds all eligible voters that the Primary Runoff Election will be held on Tuesday, May 24th. Dallas County qualified voters can cast their ballot at any vote center across the county. There will be 401 vote centers, open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., conveniently located across Dallas County on Election Day. A complete list of those locations can be found by following this link - Election Day Vote Centers. Voters can also find their nearest Election Day location by using DCED's Election Day Location Finder.
Dallas County voters can also find their sample ballot online at DallasCountyVotes.org or by following this link - sample ballot. Voters are allowed to bring a printed copy of their sample ballot with them to the polls as reference material.
State law requires voters, who possess one of the below forms of I.D., to present that ID when voting in person.
A complete list of alternative forms of I.D. can be found here - Identification Requirements.
- 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 Handgun License issued by DPS
- U.S. Military Identification Card containing the person’s photograph
- U.S. Citizenship Certificate containing the person’s photograph
- U.S Passport (book or card)
Voting By Mail
For those voting by mail, ballots can be returned until Tuesday, May 24th (Election Day) at 7:00 p.m. If the carrier-envelope is postmarked by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day, Dallas County Elections Department can accept the ballot until 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25th. Because of possible delays in the U.S. Postal Service, the Dallas County Elections Department suggests that voters mail their ballot as early as possible.
Once you’ve mailed your ballot, you can check the status of your mail-in ballot through the Texas Secretary of State's Ballot by Mail Tracker.
For any questions or concerns, voters can call (469) 627-VOTE(8683) or visit DallasCountyVotes.org.