Curry County Clerk
417 Gidding Street, Suite 130
Clovis, NM 88101
May 11, 2020
For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Annie Hogland, Curry County Clerk, (575) 763-5591
CLOVIS, NM—Following a New Mexico Supreme Court Order, major party voters should receive in the mail an application to vote absentee in the June 2020 Primary Election.
The New Mexico Secretary of State has sent Absentee Ballot Applications to all voters registered as Democrat, Republican, or Libertarian. The final day to register to vote in the 2020 Primary was May 5, 2020. Voters wishing to vote absentee, by mail should complete the application and return it to the Curry County Clerk’s Office by May 28, 2020. Voters can also request an absentee ballot online at NMVote.org.
Out of an abundance of caution during the coronavirus pandemic, the State of New Mexico has encouraged voters to vote absentee by mail. Voters may still choose to vote early in-person, or in-person on Election Day. During all in-person voting, safe practices will be implemented to protect the health of the voters and poll workers.
Although Curry County Offices remain closed to the public for regular business, Early Voting is ongoing in the Curry County Clerk’s Office at 417 Gidding Street, Suite 130 in Clovis. Early Voting is available in Clerk’s Office from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. The Clerk’s Office will also be open on the final Saturday of Early Voting, May 30, from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.
Early Voting will also be offered at the Youth Recreation Building (YRB), starting Saturday, May 16, from 10:00, am to 6:00 pm, Tuesday through Saturday (closed Sundays and Mondays). The North Plains Mall will not be open for Early Voting for the June 2020 Primary. Early Voting ends on May 30, 2020.
Election Day is June 2, 2020. Election Day Polling Places, as previously designated by the Board of County Commissioners, will be open from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm for voters to cast their ballot. All polling places are considered Voting Convenience Centers. Any eligible voter may vote at any location, you do not have to go to a specific polling place based on your precinct.
Election Day Polling Places:
-Colonial Golf Course, 1300 Colonial Parkway, Clovis, NM
-Youth Recreation Building, 1504 E 7th Street, Clovis, NM
-Roy Walker Community Center, 316 W 2nd Street, Clovis, NM
-Farmer’s Electric Cooperative, 3701 N Thornton Street, Clovis, NM
-Curry County Road Department (Road Barn), 1006 CR 6, Clovis, NM
-Pleasant Hill Fire Department, 304 SR 77, Texico, NM
-Grady Senior Citizens Center, 104 W Main, Grady, NM
-Melrose City Hall, 105 E Avenue B, Melrose, NM
-Texico Community Building, 215 N Griffin, Texico, NM
If you would like additional information on anything related to the 2020 Primary Election in Curry County, please call the Clerk’s Office at (575) 763-5591.