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Voting for the May 3 primary begins in two weeks

Absentee voting will begin in the lobby of the Shelby County Courthouse on Tuesday, April 5.


Voting hours will be Monday through Friday starting April 5, to April 29,  during the hours of 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.  The Shelby County Courthouse will also be open for voting on Saturdays, April 23, and April 30, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm, and Monday, May 2, from 8:00 am to noon. 


Voters may also vote at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on Saturday, April 23, from 8:00 am to 3:00pm, and at Moral Township Fire Station on Saturday, April 30, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.


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


April 21, is the deadline by 11:59 pm for the Circuit Court Clerk to receive an absentee ballot application from an applicant requesting delivery of an absentee ballot by mail. Applications may be submitted to the Circuit Court Clerk in person, by fax, by mail or by e-mail. 


For questions regarding the Primary Election to be held May 3, the public can call the Voter Registration Office at 317-392-6324.