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“Someone struggled for your right to vote. Use it.”  Susan B. Anthony


A general election, including voting for candidates for President of the United States, takes place on Tuesday, NOVEMBER 3, 2020.  In a representative democracy, it is important that all citizens exercise their right to vote.  Here are some important links and dates to help you make sure that your vote counts.




REGISTER TO VOTE at Deadline for registering is October 5,  2020.





October 3 to November 2, 2020

For Lucas County, 1301 Monroe St., downtown Toledo



Available October 6 – November 2 – the ballot must be postmarked no later than November 2, and have sufficient postage, in order to be counted.





October 19, 2020 Last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk for the November general election.


POLLING PLACE:,4670,7-127-1633_8716_11583—,00.html


ABSENTEE VOTE AT,4670,7-127-1633_8716_8728-21037–,00.html

Requests to have an absent voter ballot mailed to you must be received by your county clerk no later than October 30, 2020

You have until 8 p.m. on Election Day to complete the ballot and return it to the clerk’s office.


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