“We have had several polling locations and pollworkers reach out to us asking what we are doing to keep them safe,” said Warren County Board of Elections Director Brian Sleeth.
Butler and Warren boards of elections officials are working with their respective county health departments, and officials are also reminding voters they can choose to vote by mail.
Butler County voters can call 513-887-3700 and Warren County voters can call 513-695-1358. Voters can also visit MyOhioVote.com to request an absentee ballot be mailed. Vote-by-mail ballots must be postmarked by March 16, but they can also be hand-delivered by 7:30 p.m. on Election Day, March 17, at the voter's board of elections office (not the polling location).
Voters can request an absentee ballot to be mailed, but requests must be made by noon on March 14.
They must be postmarked by March 16, and you’ll need to request the post office to postmark your envelope. Vote-by-mail ballots can be hand-delivered to the board of elections by 7:30 p.m. on Election Day, March 17.
The Butler County Board of Elections is at 1802 Princeton Road, Hamilton. The Warren County Board of Elections is 520 Justice Drive, Lebanon.
Early voting hours at all Ohio elections offices are:
• 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays from Wednesday to March 6
• 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 7 and Saturday, March 14
• 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. from Monday, March 9, to Friday, March 13
• 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 15
• 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, March 16