Presidential elections receive the highest turnouts. However, elections take place far more often then once every four years. The Westfield NJ 2017 Primary Election comes up next Tuesday. Will you be casting your vote then?
Westfield NJ 2017 Primary Election Information
The official date for voting in the Westfield NJ Primary Election is Tuesday, June 6th. Polls open at 6am and close at 8pm. Your polling location is determined by your home address. Please visit the Town of Westfield’s website here to find where your polling place is located. In order to vote in June 6th’s election, you must have registered by May 16th.
Mail-In Ballots for Westfield NJ 2017 Primary Election
Oftentimes, polling locations can be busy. We tend to lead hectic lives. Standing in line to vote can be inconvenient. If you are currently a registered voter, you might want to opt for a mail-in ballot. Apply for your mail-in ballot Saturday, June 3rd. The County Clerk’s office (300 North Ave E) will be open from 9am to 1pm. If you are unable to make it on Saturday, you have until 3pm on Monday, June 5th to apply at the County Clerk’s office. After that, you must cast your ballot in person at your designated polling location on Tuesday, June 6th.
November 2017 General Election Information
If you missed your opportunity to vote in the Westfield NJ 2017 Primary Election, don’t miss out on November’s General Election. Register to vote by end of business on October 17th. You may register in person at the Westfield County Clerk’s office or you can download an application here. Just make sure it reaches the County Clerk’s office by the end of business on October 17th. Want to exercise your mail-in option? The last day to apply for that is October 31st. Only registered voters may apply. Polls open at 6am on Tuesday, November 8th and close at 8pm the same day.
On Memorial Day, we paid our respects to the brave men and women that fought for our freedom. One of the things they fought for was our right to choose or own representatives. Make sure you don’t let them down by voting in the Westfield NJ 2017 Primary Election.