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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            For More Information Contact:

Lori Edwards, Supervisor of Elections



Wednesday is the Last Day to Request Absentee Ballot To Be Mailed



POLK COUNTY, FL (October 25, 2013) –  Polk County voters who plan to vote by mail in the November 5th Municipal Election have through Wednesday, October 30th to submit a request for a ballot to be mailed. Requests for absentee ballots can be made by contacting the elections office at 534-5888 or online at Absentee ballots may be returned by mail or dropped off at Elections Headquarters until 7:00pm on Election Day.


For further information visit or call the elections office at 534-5888.