Board of Elections

UPDATE on 2020 PRIMARY ELECTION
(postponed from March 17, 2020)

The Ohio General Assembly has set the following procedures for the 2020 Primary Election:
The March 2020 Primary Election has been extended to April 28, 2020 and will be 
conducted by Mail Absentee Ballots only. 

There will be NO June 2, 2020 In-person voting available in Ohio.

Any voters who have not already voted may request an Absentee Ballot Application by calling 419-774-5530 or visiting VoteOhio.gov.   Voters may also print an Absentee Ballot Application by clicking on the link.

Applications are to be sent to:
Richland County Board of Elections
1495 W. Longview Ave.; Ste 101

Mansfield OH  44906

Applications must be received by Noon on
Saturday April 25, 2020

Ballots must be returned by Tuesday, April 28, 2020.  If returning voted Absentee Ballot by mail it MUST be postmarked by Monday April 27, 2020.  If dropping off voted Absentee Ballot, must be received at the Board of Elections by 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday April 28, 2020.

Public Test for March 17th, 2020 Primary Election
100 Day Federal Write in Notice

46 Day Federal Write in Notice (revised 01.31.20)
Candidate List & Questions and Issues  (revised 2.10.2020)

                       Early Voting for March 17th, 2020 Primary Election
Longview Center, 1495 W. Longview Ave. (use rear, lower level parking area, southwest door)
Lower Classroom – Starting February 19th, 2020

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 through Friday, March 6, 2020 - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on each weekday

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Monday, March 9, 2020 through Friday, March 13, 2020 - 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on each weekday

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Monday, March 16, 2020 - 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on the Monday before Election Day