Saturday Is The Deadline To Request A Vote By Mail Ballot

August 6, 2020

The deadline to request a mail ballot is 5 p.m. Saturday.

Voters may vote by mail using a vote-by-mail ballot, which can be requested through the online form at EscambiaVotes.gov, 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.. Voted ballots must be received in the Elections Office no later than 7 p.m. on Election Day and may not be returned to a polling location on Election Day. Voters may now drop-off a vote-by-mail ballot during Early Voting hours at any of the nine area locations.

Early voting will be available Saturday, August 8 through Saturday, August 15 at the following locations and times:

  • Supervisor of Elections Office, 213 Palafox Place, Second Floor (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
  • Main Library, 239 Spring Street (9 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
  • Molino Community Center, 6450-A Highway 95A, Molino (9 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
  • Genealogy Branch Library, 5740 B, 9th Avenue (9 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
  • Southwest Branch Library, 12248 Gulf Beach Highway (9 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
  • Pensacola Interstate Fairgrounds, 6655 Mobile Highway (9 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
  • Escambia County Extension, 3740 Stefani Road, Cantonment (9 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
  • Brownsville Community Center, 3200 W. DeSoto Street (9 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
  • University of West Florida Conference Center, Building 22, University Parkway (9 a.m. – 6 p.m.)

Comments

3 Responses to “Saturday Is The Deadline To Request A Vote By Mail Ballot”

  1. Lisa Lopez on August 7th, 2020 7:24 am

    Why can’t all of the polling locations have drop of boxes?

  2. Henry W Coe on August 7th, 2020 1:06 am

    The new Postmaster General Louis DeJoy has been making structural changes to how the USPS operates that cuts out overtime so on days where the mail load is heavy, what doesn’t get processed gets left behind so in reports I have been hearing the mail is starting to back up. This will be making a difficult situation horrible and considering that lots of people including Veterans get their medications via the USPS, this could end up becoming life threatening for many Americans.

  3. BRING IT ON on August 6th, 2020 11:42 pm

    To vote by mail you would first have to trust the US Postal Service. We are voting by mail but are hand delivering. Its the only way we would feel good about it.





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