Deadline to register in March primary

If an individual has never registered, moved and/or changed their name and has not notified the Board of Elections but would like to vote in the March 15 primary election, they must register or change information with the Board of Elections by Feb. 16.

You are qualified to vote if: You are a citizen of the United States; you are at least 18 years old on or before the day of the General Election; you are 17 years old and will be 18 on or before the day of the General Election; you will be a resident of Ohio for at least 30 days before the election; you register to vote at least 30 days before the election.

Places to register include the Board of Elections Office, 800 Mt. Orab Pike, Suite 111, in Georgetown; the Municipal Building, 211 S. High Street in Mt. Orab – Regular hours are 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday; the Municipal Building, 99 Main Cross Street in Aberdeen, – Regular hour are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday; Brown County Public Library, 200 West Grant Avenue, in Georgetown, 937-378-3197; Union Township Public Library, 27 Main Street in Ripley, 937-392-4871; any branch of the Libraries; any office of the Bureau of Motor Vehicles; any County Treasurer’s Office; any school or designated agency which provides public assistance or disability programs, during regular working hours.

Extended voter registration deadline hours for the board of elections: 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16.

Call the Board of Elections at 937-378-3008, with any questions.