By Michelle Key
July 12 is the final day for those planning to vote via absentee ballots to make their applications. Applications can be made at the Absentee Voting office located at 205 S. 10th St. in Opelika. Applicants can also apply online via their website: leeco.us/business/voter_registration/index.php. An absentee ballot returned by mail must be postmarked no later than the day prior to the election and received by the Absentee Election Manager no later than noon on election day. If hand-delivered, the ballot must be in the office of the Absentee Election Manager by the close of business (but no later than 5 p.m.) on the day prior to the election. For questions about absentee voting, please call 334-737-3490.
The final day to vote via absentee ballot will be July 16.