Voters who want to vote by absentee ballot for the 2020 Election Year should submit their absentee ballot applications to their County Election Board as soon as possible, the Delaware County Election Board Secretary said today. Voters can request ballots for individual elections or for all elections they are eligible to vote in during the 2020 Election Year. County Election Board Secretary, Crystal January encourages voters to apply early.

“We have many federal, state, and local elections coming up this year. Signing up for absentee ballots is a great way to make sure you stay informed and never miss an election,” said January.

Applications are available at the Delaware County Election Board or can be downloaded at: elections.ok.gov. Voters can also apply electronically using the State Election Board’s OK Voter Portal at: elections.ok.gov/ovp.

January reminds voters that requests must be submitted no later than the Wednesday before the first election in which the voter would like to participate. The first election for Delaware County is March 3, 2020. The list of elections can be found at: elections.ok.gov.

For more information on requesting absentee ballots or registering to vote, contact the Delaware County Election Board at 918-253-8762 or delawarecounty@elections.ok.gov The Election Board is located at: 225 S 5th St, Jay. Office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday – Friday.