Thursday, June 21, 2012

Worth County Absentee Ballots Available June 25th

Roberta Owens, Worth County Clerk, wishes to inform all registered voters that absentee ballots will be available in the County Clerk’s office by June 25th for the 2012 August Primary Election.  Anyone needing to vote absentee because of illness or absence from the polls on Election Day may do one of the following:

1)    Submit a request in writing by mail or fax and include: name, address, mailing address if different, signature, date of birth, and the last four digits of their social security number, party ballot
2)    Call the office for an absentee application
3)    Vote in person in the County Clerk’s office Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. along with identification ie:  voter registration card, drivers license, utility bill
4)    Go to the county website at and print the absentee form, fill it out, then mail it in.

The August 7th election is a Primary Election.  Therefore it is imperative that a request include the political party preference for the ballot they wish to vote or a request for a non-partisan ballot.

The final day to mail an absentee ballot to a voter is Wednesday, August 1st.  The final day to vote absentee in person is 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 6th in the County Clerk’s office.

If you have any questions, contact Roberta Owens at 660-564-2219 or submit a written request for an absentee ballot to:  PO Box 450, MO 64456-0450 or fax a request to 660-564-2432.

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