As a public library in Ohio, we serve as a designated agency for Voter Registration, in accordance with Ohio Revised Code 3503.10, by providing:

  • Voter registration forms
  • Assistance with completing voter registration forms
  • Transmittal of completed voter registration forms to the county board of elections. Completed forms may also be returned in person, via another person, or by mail to the office of a county board of elections, the Secretary of State, a county treasurer, a designated agency, or any public library, public high school, or vocational school.

General Election: First Tuesday in November

Next Election November 7, 2023

Registration deadline is 30 days before Election Day


Upcoming deadlines:

Registration deadline for the November 7 General Election is Tuesday, October 10, 2023

Early in-person voting for the November 7 General Election begins October 11 and ends November 5

Early in-person voting days and times can be found on the Ohio Secretary of State site


Absentee ballots:

The last day to request an absentee ballot is 7 days before the election (October 31, 2023).


For more voting information, please click on the links below.

Summit County Board of Elections information:
470 Grant Street, Akron, OH 44311
Phone: 330-643-5200
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Other voting information websites:

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