News & Notes
UWF Early Voting Site Added
Escambia County Supervisor of Elections David H. Stafford has added a ninth early voting location for the General Election at the University of West Florida, the county’s second on a college campus. Stafford is partnering with the University of West Florida to provide the early voting location, open to all Escambia County voters, in Building 90 on the main campus. Escambia County has operated an early voting site (Genealogy Branch Library) on the campus of Pensacola State College since 2006.
All nine early voting locations will be open for 13 consecutive days, October 22 through November 3 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. This is the most days and locations ever offered to Escambia County voters.
The nine General Election early voting locations include:
o Supervisor of Elections Office, 213 Palafox Place, Second Floor
o Main Library, 239 Spring Street
o Molino Community Center, 6450-A Highway 95A, Molino
o Genealogy Branch Library, 5740 B, 9th Avenue
o Southwest Branch Library, 12248 Gulf Beach Highway
o Mobile Hwy/Pine Forest Rd Early Voting Center, 6675 Pine Forest Road
o Escambia County Extension, 3740 Stefani Road, Cantonment
o Brownsville Community Center, 3200 W. DeSoto Street
o University of West Florida, Building 90, Campus Lane
Another option for voters is to cast a vote-by-mail ballot, which can be requested through the online form at EscambiaVotes.com, or by e-mail [email protected], phone (850) 595-3900, mail, or fax (850) 595-3914. Requests must include the voter’s date of birth and address, and must be received no later than Wednesday, October 31. Voted ballots must be received in the Elections Office no later than 7 p.m. on Election Day, and voters may track the status of their mail ballot at EscambiaVotes.com.
The third option for voters is to cast a ballot at their precinct on Election Day, Tuesday, November 6. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Voters are reminded to bring their photo and signature ID with them to the polls and are encouraged to visit EscambiaVotes.com for complete voting information or contact the Elections Office by phone or e-mail with any questions.Published on: October 11th, 2018 00:00 - Permalink