Date: October 13, 2010
For more information contact
David J. Shively (402) 441-7311
Mail-in Voter Registration Deadline is
Friday, October 15th for General Election
Lincoln - Lancaster County Election Commissioner David Shively is reminding voters that the deadline for mail-in voter registration is Friday, October 15th in order for the registration to be effective for the November 2nd General Election. Anyone registering to vote for the first time or voters who have moved, changed their name, or want to change their political party affiliation must have the mail-in registration form postmarked no later than Friday, October 15th. In addition, Friday, October 15th is also the deadline to register to vote when applying for a driver's license or at any government agency.
Mail-in registration forms are available at most post offices, banks, and libraries. Forms are also located on the last page of the blue pages in the Windstream telephone book. In addition, voters may download a voter registration form from the election commissioner's web site and mail it to the election office. The web site address is: lancaster.ne.gov/election.
Residents may also register to vote in person at the Election Commissioner's office, 601 North 46th Street through Friday, October 22nd. Individuals who have questions regarding voter registration should contact the Election Office at 441-7311.