Election officials urge voting absentee in May municipal elections

The Virginia Department of Elections and the Pulaski County Registrar’s Office encourages voters to protect their health during COVID-19 outbreak. Voting absentee in the coming local May elections is strongly encouraged.

Voters may choose reason “2A My disability or illness” for Absentee voting in the May 2020 elections due to COVID-19. Voters who choose the absentee option should do so as soon as possible so they can get their ballots in time to return them by mail so they are received by Election Day.

To request an absentee ballot by mail, registered voters may apply online at www.elections.virginia.gov/absentee or they may request an application by calling the Registrar’s office.

Absentee voting begins Friday, March 20th.  The deadline to request a ballot be mailed is April 28th.

Please call the Registrar’s Office at 540-980-2111 if you need more information or have questions. The Registrar’s Office is located at 87 Commerce Street, Pulaski.