Absentee Voting To Get Underway

Absentee voting for the May 6 Primary will begin next Tuesday, April 8, according to county clerk Amanda Lowery.

“Any registered voter who expects to be absent from the county on election day may apply for and vote an absentee ballot,” said Lowery.

In order to vote an absentee ballot, residents must present an Indiana or US Government issues photo ID card prior to voting.

Absentee voting can occur in the Courthouse in Brownstown from on Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April 8-May 5 and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Superior Courthouse in Seymour. Saturday hours at both courthouses will take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 26 & May 3.

Applications from confined voters are also being accepted. The traveling board for confined voters will begin April 24 and end May 5.

All absentee applications requesting a mailed ballot must be received by Monday, April 28 before noon.

For more information or to obtain an absentee ballot application contact the clerk’s office at 812-358-6120.