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Absentee voting available at Shelby County Courthouse

Absentee voting will begin in the lobby of the Shelby County Courthouse continues Monday through Friday to November 1, during the hours of 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. 


The Shelby County Courthouse will also be open for voting on Saturday, October 26, and November 2, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm., and Monday, November 4, from 8:00 am to noon. 


Anyone wishing to vote at the Courthouse please use the west entrance off the parking lot. Absentee voting will be conducted on the first floor of the Courthouse.


November 4, by noon is the deadline for the Circuit Court Clerk to receive an absentee ballot application from a voter requesting an absentee traveling board to visit the voter at the voter’s location because of illness or injury of the voter, or because the voter is caring for a confined person at a private residence. Applications may be submitted to the Circuit Court Clerk in person, by fax, by mail or by e-mail. 


Any questions regarding the General Election to be held November 5, the public can call the Voter Registration Office at 317-392-6324.