Public Test for General Election – press-release-public-test-november-2016
In Person Early Voting
Early voting will begin on Monday, October 17 at Twin Falls County West, 1st floor, 630 Addison Avenue West (enter on the north side of the building). You may vote from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday until Friday, November 4, 2016.
Requesting a Mail-In Absentee Ballot- New Request Deadline
Registered voters may submit by mail, fax or e-mail a request for an absentee ballot to be mailed to them. Application for Absent Elector Ballot must be personally signed by the registered voter requesting the ballot. Application forms can be picked up at the County Clerk’s office at County West or downloaded from the Twin Falls County web site www.twinfallscounty.org. Election laws do not provide for a ballot to be picked up by a family member or friend. The last day for an application for a mail-in absentee ballot to be received by the County Clerk is Friday, October 28, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.
Election Day – November 8, 2016
Polls are open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. To find your polling place visit idahovotes.gov or call the Clerk’s office at 736-4004
*Early voting begins two to three weeks before any election. The last day for early voting is always the Friday before the election. The early voting center is located at Twin Falls County West, 630 Addison Ave. W, on the first floor.
*The last day for the Clerk’s office to receive written requests for absentee ballots is 11 days before the election. The deadline to return ballots to the Clerk’s office is always 8:00 p.m. on election night.
November 8, 2016 – The cutoff for pre-registering to vote for the General Election is October 14th. Early voting will begin October 17th. Election Day registration is available during early voting. You must have photo ID and proof of residence. If your current address is shown on your driver’s license, that is all you need. If your address is not shown on your driver’s license, you need to bring something with you that shows your current address (power bill, car registration, insurance, pay check, bank statement, etc.). You can check your voter registration status here http://idahovotes.gov/. The last day to request an absentee ballot is October 28th.
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