COMMISSIONER JUSTIN RODRIGUEZ
AT&T Center officially announced as polling site for upcoming election
SAN ANTONIO – Bexar County leaders officially announced Wednesday that the AT&T Center will serve as a voting site during the upcoming election cycle, including early voting days from Oct. 13-30 and Election Day on Tuesday, Nov. 3. This will be the first time the AT&T Center has been utilized for voting in a general election. That coupled with the pandemic, we’ve never had a general election or a significant election in a COVID-19 environment.”Rodriguez said last week there would be no shortage of personal protective equipment inside the arena for voters and election workers. The AT&T Center was one of four proposed mega voting sites in Bexar County. With the AT&T Center and Spurs officially on board, Rodriguez has said the county hopes to reach more underserved communities.
How AT&T Center will transform to become mega voting site in Bexar County
SAN ANTONIO The AT&T Center will have a different look this fall. But Spurs Sports and Entertainment and Bexar County, which owns the AT&T Center, had already been discussing the use of the arena for election purposes for months. That includes an agreement to use Our Lady of the Lake University on the West Side as an early voting site for the first time. The AT&T Center is expected to be available throughout early voting which runs from Oct. 13-30. With the AT&T Center and Spurs on board, Rodriguez said the county hopes to reach more underserved communities.