Early in-person voting begins April 9th in Salem city election

The Washington County Election Board announces important dates for early voting and the deadline to register to vote in the upcoming City of Salem Primary Election.
For the 2019 Municipal Election, only registered voters residing in the Salem 1, Salem 2, Salem 3 or Salem 4 precincts will be eligible to vote.
“With only four precincts voting in this election, we are looking forward to administering this primary for the City of Salem,” said Clerk Sarah Milligan, secretary of the Washington County Election Board. “Many important dates and deadlines are approaching, and our office is doing all we can to keep the public well informed. We want every voter to have every opportunity to cast their ballot.”
Important dates and deadlines for voters eligible to vote in the 2019 City of Salem Primary Election:
In-person “Early Voting is April 9th through May 6th.
Voting will be held in the Clerk’s Voter Services Office located in the Washington County Justice Center Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The office will be closed for lunch from noon to 1 p.m. Please note, on Monday, May 6th, early voting ends at noon.
Saturday “Early Voting” will be May 4th from 8 a.m. to noon.
Absentee voting may be done in the clerk’s office or by mail.
To vote absentee by mail, voters must complete the Application for Absentee Ballot by mail. This form can be requested by contacting 812-883-5748, or by printing off the form from the Secretary of States website, www.sos.in.gov/elections. The completed form should be hand delivered or mailed to the Clerk’s Voter Services Office.
“As a reminder, the Clerk’s Office and the courts are now located in the Washington County Justice Center,” said Milligan.
The Washington County Justice Center is located 801 S. Jackson Street, Salem, Indiana 47167.
For questions on voting or on the upcoming election residents are asked to contact the Voter Services Office by phone at 812-883-5748 or by e-mail at voter@washingtoncounty.in.gov.            


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