General Election Sample Ballots Are In The Mail

October 18, 2018

Sample ballots for the November 6 General Election are being mailed this week to Escambia County voters. The sample ballot includes a ballot image, the voter’s polling location and information on the three ways to vote: early, vote-by-mail, and on Election Day. A sample ballot is also available at EscambiaVotes.com.

Voters have three different ways to cast their ballot:

  • By Mail: Voters may vote by mail using a vote-by-mail ballot, which can be requested through the online form at EscambiaVotes.com, or by contacting the Supervisor of Elections by mail, phone (850) 595-3900, e-mail (votebymail@escambiavotes.com), or fax (850) 595-3914. Requests must include the voter’s date of birth and the address, and must be received no later than Wednesday, October 31. Voted ballots must be received in the Elections Office no later than 7:00 p.m. on Election Day and may not be returned to a polling location.  Vote-by-mail voters may track the status of their ballot at EscambiaVotes.com by clicking Track My Ballot.
  • Early Voting: Early voting will be available Monday, October 22 through Saturday, November 3 at nine different locations from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Early voters will cast paper ballots through our digital scanners. Early voting will be held at the following locations:
    • Supervisor of Elections Office, 213 Palafox Place, Second Floor
    • Main Library, 239 Spring Street
    • Molino Community Center, 6450-A Highway 95A, Molino
    • Genealogy Branch Library, 5740 B, 9th Avenue
    • Southwest Branch Library, 12248 Gulf Beach Highway
    • Mobile Hwy/Pine Forest Rd Early Voting Center, 6675 Pine Forest Road
    • Escambia County Extension, 3740 Stefani Road, Cantonment
    • Brownsville Community Center, 3200 W. DeSoto Street
    • University of West Florida, Building 90, Campus Lane
  • At Your Precinct: The third option for voters is to cast a paper ballot at their precinct on Election Day, November 6. Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. An ExpressVote ballot marking device is also available at each polling place and early voting site for persons with disabilities.

Comments

3 Responses to “General Election Sample Ballots Are In The Mail”

  1. Whisperjet on October 18th, 2018 3:41 pm

    Hey WOW.
    The ballot I got was all Spainish..every page ..front and back
    .inside and out..anyway, I will get info on the amendments so I can vote..but thr Gov. race and Senate are the ones I am really concerned about…

  2. WOW on October 18th, 2018 1:42 pm

    @Whisperjet, the ballot had both English and Spanish. All you had to do is keep turning, lol.

  3. Whisperjet on October 18th, 2018 7:16 am

    ..I did get my sample ballot yesterday ..however , I don’t speak Spainish ..Most of it was obvious and you could figure it out pretty easily..however , the amendments..I still do not understand exactly they are about..I love my Hispanic friends but would have preferred a sample ballot in English…





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