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Next Election Held: May 8th, 2018

Federal Write In Absentee Ballot November 2017 General 45 Day Notice





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Voting Key Dates

Military and Overseas Voters Absentee Voting starts: March 24th, 2018

Close of Registration for the May Election is:    April 9th, 2018
Regular Absentee Voting Starts, April, 10th, 2018

Mail Absentee Voting stops May 5th, 2018 at 12 Noon

Mail Absenttee must be postmarked by May 7th, 2018 for us to be able to count the ballot.

Vote by Mail Application

Military and Over Seas Voters can go to http://www.fvap.gov/

Regular Voters use the application below.


Download a blank Vote by Mail Application


Please send the completed application to:


Morrow County Board of Elections

619 W Marion Road

Mount Gilead, Ohio 43338

 More detailed information can be found below.

Military voters who have not yet registered to vote or submitted a request for an absentee ballot may still do so by visiting OhioMilitaryVotes.com or OhioVoterPassport.com for overseas voters. There they can download the Federal Post Card Application, register to vote and request an absentee ballot, read through frequently asked questions, track the status of their mailed ballot and sign up for election reminders via email and social media. All voters can also contact their county board of elections directly for more information.

 Absentee Voting by Mail and In-Person

Non-military and overseas Ohio voters may begin voting on October 11th, 2017 (first day after the close of registration) via in-person and by mail-in absentee ballot. For more information, visit MyOhioVote.com.

Register to Vote/Update Your Address

The deadline to register to vote in the November 7th, 2017 General Election isOctober 10th, 2017 by 9pm (30 days before the election). Voter registration forms are available at MyOhioVote.com. Voters who need to update their address also have until October 10th, and can use the Online Change of Address System available at MyOhioVote.com.

Voting Information and Resources

To register to vote, update voting information, request an absentee ballot, find contact information for Ohio’s 88 county boards of elections or obtain more general information about the November 8th General Election and how to participate, all Ohioans are encouraged to visit MyOhioVote.com.

Get Election Updates and Ohio’s Virtual Voting Sticker

All voters are encouraged to connect with “OhioSOSHusted” on Facebook and Twitter to get election information and updates throughout the year.  Here they can also get a virtual voting sticker badge to let their friends and followers know they’ve participated in the General Election. Facebook users simply need to “likeOhio Secretary of State Jon Husted’s official Facebook page to “wear” a virtual sticker on their wall. Twitter users may share their voting badge by visiting the Secretary of State’s website.