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Last day to register to vote is Monday
The last day to register to vote in the May 1 city election is Monday, April 9.
Remember that the city went through redistricting and that your polling place may have changed. Go here to see which ward you live in and where you should vote.
To check your voter registration status, go here.
Here is more information about how to register to vote.
Absentee voting started on March 16.
You can vote by absentee ballot at the voter registrar’s office (The Executive Plaza, 601 Caroline St., Suite 500-A, fifth floor):
Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m to 4:30 p.m.; Sat. April 21 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sat. April 28 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The deadline to apply for absentee ballot by mail is April 24 and the deadline to apply for absentee ballot in person is April 28.
For more information, call 540/372-1030.