Important Dates & Information for You the Voter

2020 General Election
October 19 - Last day to REGISTER before the November election
October 27 - Last day to apply for a mail-in or civilian absentee ballot
November 3 - Last day for County Boards of Elections to receive voted mail-in and civilian absentee ballots (must be received by 8:00 P.M.)

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