Oct. 14, 2017 Open Primary Election
Polling places open at 7 AM and close at 8 PM
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State Candidate Elections:
Taxing District Election:
Fire Protection District 1 – 7.02 Mills for 10 years
School Taxing District 9 – $18,600,000 incur debt and issue bonds not to exceed 20 years
Last Day to Register to Vote: in person and by mail is Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, 4:30 PM
and Sept. 23, 2017, 11:59 PM for online voter registration.
Early Voting for all interested voters will be conducted in the Registrar of Voters Office:
Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017; Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 through Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017,
from 8:30 AM until 6 PM.
Absentee voting by mail is intended for voters who will be out of the parish on Election Day and
the week of Early Voting or if a person is over 65, or if a person has a mobility impaired ID card
(must provide a copy). Fax requests to: 318-357- 2212 or Mail to: Registrar of Voters, PO Box
677, Natchitoches, LA 71458.
Last Day to Make a Written Request for an Absentee Ballot by Mail: Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017.
Written Request Form can be downloaded at www.sos.la.gov under “Elections.” Click on the
“Vote” link; click on “Vote by Mail;” click on “Application to Vote by Mail.”
- Your written request must include: Voter’s Name, Voter’s Natchitoches Parish Address, Voter’s
- Date of Birth, Voter’s Social Security Number or Voter’s Driver’s License Number, the reasonthe ballot is being requested, the election date: (Oct. 14, 2017), address to mail the ballot to
- and the Voter’s Signature.
Ballots must be returned to the Registrar’s Office by 4:30 PM the day before the election.
Military and Overseas: Ballots must be returned to the Registrar’s Office before 12 Noon on election day. Call 318-357- 2211 for additional information.