November 8th is Election Day!

On November 8th voters will elect the next President of the United States. There also candidates for the US and Ohio Senate, US Congress and State House Representatives. This Presidential Election also features County Council candidates, judicial seats, the Ohio Supreme Court, and State School Board members. There are also important issues on the ballot.

All Ohio registered voters will be mailed a Vote by Mail ballot application from the Ohio Secretary of State. But voters do not have to wait for this mailing. Vote by Mail ballot applications are available at the Board of Elections website:, by calling the Board of Elections at 216-443-VOTE (8683), and at all public libraries.

The voter registration deadline is October 11th. Voters who have moved or changed their name since they last voted need to complete and return a new Voter Registration Card on, or before this deadline.

Early voting at the Board of Elections begins on October 12th. Early voting dates and hours are available on the Board of Elections website.

It is important for all voters to be prepared to cast their ballots. Sample ballots are available on the Board of Elections website:

Voters who are interested in serving as poll workers may call 216-443-VOTE (8683) or apply on-line at: