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News Release - WEDNESDAY IS FINAL DAY TO REQUEST ABSENTEE BALLOTS TO BE MAILED
Escambia County Supervisor of Elections David H. Stafford reminds voters who wish to be mailed an absentee ballot for the March 15 Presidential Preference Primary to request their ballot no later than Wednesday, March 9. Voters can make their request by using the online form at "EscambiaVotes.com “:/or by contacting the Supervisor of Elections by mail, phone (850) 595-3900, fax (850) 595-3914, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Requests must include the voter’s date of birth and address. Absentee voters may” track the status of their ballot by clicking Track My Ballot at EscambiaVotes.com".
Elections offices were notified by the United States Post Office that their standard for local delivery of First-Class Mail would change from 1.8 days to 2.1 days. Although this change may seem minimal, it could affect voters who cast their ballot by mail. Voted absentee ballots must be received in the Elections Office (not at a polling location) no later than 7:00 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, March 15.
After Wednesday, a voter may still pick up an absentee ballot in person from the Elections Office through Monday, March 14.Permalink