EARLY VOTING UNDERWAY FOR ANTHONY INCORPORATION ELECTION

EARLY VOTING UNDERWAY FOR ANTHONY INCORPORATION ELECTION

Early voting is underway at the Doña Ana County Government Center in advance of the Jan. 5 incorporation election for the community of Anthony, N.M. Early voting will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each business day through Dec. 31.

Beginning Dec. 19, an early voting site will be set up at the offices of the Anthony Water and Sanitation District, 1155 N. 4th St. That location will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each business day through Dec. 31.

Both sites also will be open for early voting from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2010.
Residents within the proposed municipal boundaries will go to the polls beginning at 7 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, to determine whether to incorporate. Votes will be cast at Anthony Elementary School at 609 Church St., and at the offices of the Anthony Water and Sanitation District.

Residents of the affected area who wish to vote must be registered voters within Doña Ana County.

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Reporters seeking more information or interviews may call county Public Information Director Jess Williams at (575) 525-5801.