The 2016 General Election is Tuesday, November 8
Polls are open 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
PLEASE NOTE: If the University Heights branch has been your polling place in the past, please be aware that the branch is closed through fall 2017 for renovation. You should receive a postcard in the mail from the Board of Elections with your new polling location. If you have not received notification, call the BOE at (216) 443-8683 or visit the BOE website at http://boe.cuyahogacounty.us.
09/24/2016 – UOCAVA absentee ballots to be mailed
10/11/2016 – Close of Registration
10/12/2016 – Opening of Vote by Mail (Absentee) voting
11/05/2016 – 12:00 Noon – Deadline for applications by mail for an absentee ballot to be mailed
11/07/2016 – Voting in person at the Board of Elections ends
11/07/2016 – All Vote by Mail / Absentee ballots mailed anywhere in the U.S. must be postmarked on or before this date and received at the Board of Elections on or before 11/18/2016 in order to be counted
11/08/2016 – All overseas Vote by Mail ballots must be signed and submitted for mailing by 12:01 AM EDT on or before this date and received on or before 11/18/2016 in order to be counted
11/08/2016 – 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. – ELECTION DAY – Provisional voting at the Board of Elections
11/08/2016 – All Vote by Mail / Absentee ballots returned in person must be received at the Board of Elections by 7:30 p.m. in order to be counted
More info, including voting locations: call the BOE at (216) 443-8683 or visit the BOE website at http://boe.cuyahogacounty.us.
Registering to vote, or updating your address and other information, is easy.
- Go to the Ohio Secretary of State website.
- Fill out the online form then click the button at the bottom, “Open Printer Friendly PDF.”
- Print out the form, sign it, and date it.
- Give it to the circulation desk at any Heights Libraries branch and we’ll send it in for you, or mail it to your County Board of Elections.