EARLY VOTING BEGINS ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 24 FOR GENERAL ELECTION
Remote Ballot Drop-off Locations Also Available Beginning Monday
The Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections reminds voters that early voting and remote mail ballot drop-off locations will be available beginning Monday, October 24 for the November 8, 2016 General Election.
Early voting will be conducted Monday, October 24 through Sunday, November 6 from 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. daily in the following locations:
• Election Service Center, 13001 Starkey Rd., Largo (Starkey Lakes Corporate Center)
• Pinellas County Courthouse, 315 Court St., Room 117, Clearwater (first floor, north side)
• County Building, 501 First Ave. N., St. Petersburg (entrance on 5th Street)
• Centre of Palm Harbor, 1500 16th St., Palm Harbor
• Gulfport Neighborhood Center, 1617 49th St. S., Gulfport
Voters can check early voting wait times online at VotePinellas.com.
Ballot Drop-off Locations
Voted mail ballots can be dropped off at any Elections Office or designated ballot drop-off location during specified days and hours.
The following remote ballot drop-off sites will be available Monday, October 24 – Monday, November 7 during specified hours; some locations are open Saturdays – all are closed for ballot drop off on Election Day. A complete schedule is included in mail ballot kits and also available online at VotePinellas.com:
• Five Tax Collector Offices:
o Tarpon Springs – 743 Pinellas Ave. S., Tarpon Springs
o North County – 29399 US Hwy. 19 N., Clearwater
o Gulf to Bay – 1663 Gulf to Bay Blvd., Clearwater
o South County – 1800 66th St. N., St. Petersburg
o Skyway Plaza – 1067 62nd Ave. S., St. Petersburg
• Five Public Libraries:
o East Lake Community Library – 4125 East Lake Rd., Palm Harbor
o Oldsmar Public Library – 400 St. Petersburg Dr. E, Oldsmar
o Seminole Community Library – 9200 113th St. N, Seminole
o Barbara S. Ponce Public Library – 7770 52nd St., Pinellas Park
o James Weldon Johnson Branch Library – 1059 18th Ave. S, St. Petersburg
• Centre of Palm Harbor – 1500 16th St., Palm Harbor
• Gulfport Neighborhood Center – 1617 49th St. S., Gulfport
Election employees are stationed with secure ballot boxes inside each location to assist and hand out “I Voted” stickers. Voted mail ballots may also be dropped off at any of the three Elections Offices.
Supervisor of Elections Offices will be open each day from now through Election Day.
October 20-21: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
October 22-23: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
October 24-November 8: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Voted mail ballots must be received at one of the three Supervisor of Elections Offices by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day. Voters are advised to allow at least ONE WEEK for their ballot to be returned by mail to the Supervisor of Elections Office. Voted mail ballots cannot be accepted at polling places. To request a mail ballot, visit VotePinellas.com, call (727) 464-VOTE (8683) or email MailBallot@VotePinellas.com. The deadline to request that a ballot be mailed is November 2 at 5:00 p.m.
Daily ballot requests, ballot mailing updates and statistics on voted ballots received by the Supervisor of Elections are posted to VotePinellas.com.
2016-17 Pinellas County Voter Guide
Download the 2016-17 Pinellas County Voter Guide!
Includes an overview of voting in Pinellas County, important dates for upcoming elections, information on updating your voter registration information, how to request a mail ballot, what to expect if you are voting early or on Election Day and frequently asked questions.
DISCLAIMER: All of the above information was supplied via the Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections website - VotePinellas.com