COUNTY’S BUREAU OF ELECTIONS SCHEDULES SPECIAL JAN. 2 HOURS

COUNTY’S BUREAU OF ELECTIONS SCHEDULES SPECIAL JAN. 2 HOURS

The Doña Ana County Clerk's Bureau of Elections Office will open Monday, Jan. 2, 2006 at 5 p.m. to publicly destroy all unused absentee ballots from the Chaparral Incorporation Election.

The northeast doors of the County Courthouse will be unlocked at 4:50 p.m..

The process of destroying unused ballots -- as required by state statute -- will continue until finished, at which time the Courthouse will be locked.

A Certificate of Destruction will be on file thereafter during regular business hours in the Bureau of Elections Office, 251 W. Amador Ave #105, Las Cruces, N.M. For more information, call (505) 647-7428.