Early voting in treasurer runoff kicks off Friday


Early Voting for the State Treasurer runoff election will be conducted in the Registrar of Voters Office: Friday, Nov. 3, Saturday, Nov. 4, Monday, Nov. 6 through Thursday, Nov. 9 and Saturday, Nov. 11 from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m. daily.

Absentee voting by mail is intended for voters who will be out of the parish on Election Day and the week of Early Voting or if a person is over 65, or if a person has a mobility impaired ID card (must provide a copy). Fax requests to: 318-357-2212 or Mail to: Registrar of Voters, PO Box 677, Natchitoches, LA 71458. Last day to make a written request for an absentee ballot by mail is Tuesday, Nov. 14. Written Request Form can be downloaded at www.sos.la.gov under “Elections.” Click on the “Vote” link; click on “Vote by Mail”; click on “Application to Vote by Mail.”

Your written request must include: Voter’s Name, Voter’s Natchitoches Parish Address, Voter’s Date of Birth, Voter’s Social Security Number or Voter’s Driver’s License Number, the reason the ballot is being requested, the election date: (Nov. 18, 2017), address to mail the ballot to and the Voter’s Signature. Ballots must be returned to the Registrar’s Office by 4:30 p.m. the day before the election. Military and Overseas: Ballots must be returned to the Registrar’s Office before Noon on election day. Call 318-357-2211 for additional information.