Early voting begins Saturday for April 6 election | Events
Secretary of State Tom Schedler is encouraging all Louisianians eligible to vote in the April 6 primary election to consider voting early starting this Saturday. Early voting begins Saturday, March 23rd and continues through Saturday, March 30. The polls will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, excluding Good Friday (March 29) and Easter Sunday (March 31).
There are five ballot issues for ArkLaTex voters.
- Shreveport Property Tax Renewals (Caddo and Bossier parishes)
- Bossier City Council Member in District 1 and 5 (Bossier Parish)
- Ringgold Police Chief (Bienville Parish)
- Recall mayor of Heflin (Webster Parish)
- Sarepta alcohol (Webster Parish)
In all, 38 parishes are holding elections on April 6. Those parishes include: Acadia, Allen, Ascension, Beauregard, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Calcasieu, Catahoula, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Grant, Iberia, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, Lasalle, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Orleans, Ouachita, Rapides, Sabine, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. Landry, St. Tammany, Vermillion, Vernon, Washington, Webster and West Baton Rouge.
Citizens who want to vote early may do so in person at their parish Registrar of Voters’ Office or at other designated locations.
For a complete listing of early voting locations, visit http://www.sos.la.gov/Home/Elections/EarlyVotingInPerson/EarlyVotingLocations/tabid/984/Default.aspx.
Voters can also use the Secretary of State’s smartphone application, GeauxVote Mobile, to find out where to vote, what’s on their ballot and their voting districts.
For more information about the Secretary of State’s Elections Division, visit www.GeauxVote.com or call (225) 922-2880.