If you would like to vote early or vote at home for the Nov. 6, 2012 General Election, absentee ballots will be available beginning Sept. 27 in the Auditor's Office.
Voting may be done in person at the Auditor's Office from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday and on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 3 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
To have a ballot sent to you the following information must be provided in writing to the Auditor's Office:
n Address to mail the ballot to if different from home address
n Birth date
n Name and date of election for the ballot you are requesting
The information can be submitted on your own paper (min. 3" X 5") or an official request form can be obtained from the Auditor's Office or on line at emmetcountyia.com and under the Directory of Services go to the Auditor's office and follow the links from there. The completed request must be received in the Auditor's office by 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26 and a ballot will be mailed to you.
If you have any questions on absentee voting, please contact the Auditor's Office at 712-362-4261 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.