The Absent Voter Ballot Application (PDF) is a fillable and printable form. Complete the application, sign and date in the designated place. Your signature must appear on the application or you will not receive an absent voter ballot.
The last day to apply for and receive an absentee ballot by mail is 5:00 p.m. on the Friday preceding an election.
Absent voter ballots can be picked up by the voter in person up to 4:00 p.m. on the day prior to the election. A voter who visits the City Clerk’s office on the day prior to the election to obtain an absent voter ballot must vote the ballot in the office; the voter is not permitted to leave with the ballot.
A voter who registers to vote on election day by appearing in person at the City Clerk’s Office is also eligible to obtain an absent voter ballot until 8:00 p.m. on election day.
Permanent Absent Voter List
The City Clerk's Office maintains a list of voters who are interested in receiving absent voter ballot applications prior to every election. There are no requirements to be placed on the list.
You can contact the City Clerk's Office by phone or email to request to be added to the permanent absent voter list, or click hereto complete a form that you mail or drop off at the City Clerk's Office.