ST. LOUIS — In-person absentee voting begins Tuesday for town’s March 2 main on the metropolis Election Board workplace downtown.
Residents can vote from 8 a.m. to five p.m. weekdays by means of the day earlier than the election on the workplace at 300 North Tucker Boulevard. The board additionally will enable voting on Feb. 27, the Saturday earlier than the first from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Gary Stoff, an Election Board official, stated the board could open different websites for absentee voting in upcoming weeks relying on the demand.
Mailed-in purposes to vote absentee should be submitted by Feb. 17.
The poll contains candidates for mayor, comptroller and 16 seats on the Board of Aldermen.
Below town’s new nonpartisan election system, the highest two finishers in every race will transfer on to two-person runoffs within the April 6 common election. In one other change, residents can vote within the main for a number of candidates for an workplace, not only one.
Below state regulation, solely registered voters who give considered one of a number of specified excuses outlined in state regulation can vote absentee, comparable to being exterior town on Election Day.