NOVEMBER 6th GENERAL ELECTION INFORMATION. EARLY VOTING NOW THROUGH  NOVEMBER 3rd.

NOVEMBER 6, 2018 GENERAL ELECTION
In addition to the federal, state, county and local elections, the General Election ballot contains thirteen Constitutional Amendments and Constitutional Revision for voters to decide. The Islamorada ballot contains the two Village Council seats up for election as well as the proposed Charter Amendment to change Islamorada Councilmembers’ terms in office from two years to four years. If adopted by Islamorada voters, the amendment would be effective for the November 2020 election. 

SAMPLE BALLOTS:
Sample ballots for the November 6, 2018 General Election are posted on the Monroe County Supervisor of Elections web site: https://www.keyselections.org/Election-Data/Past-Sample-Ballots.

Supervisor of Elections R. Joyce Griffin advises that “having such a large ballot may cause longer times at the polling place. Voters can take notes into the polling place to help with their voting process.”

VOTER REGISTRATION:
The deadline to register to vote in the November 6th General Election was Tuesday, October 9, 2018. The Florida Voter Registration Application is available to register for future elections on the RegistertoVoteFlorida.com website https://registertovoteflorida.gov/en/Registration/Index. On RegistertoVoteFlorida.com, you can also check your voter registration status and find your voting precinct location. Visit https://registration.elections.myflorida.com/en/CheckVoterStatus

VOTE BY MAIL:
Voters who aren’t receiving Vote by Mail ballots may want
to request a Vote by Mail ballot for the November 2018 election. Joyce Griffin suggested that “having a ballot at home where you can take your time and research the candidates, questions and amendments would make the process less stressful.

Vote by Mail ballots will be mailed by the Supervisor of Elections Office until the Wednesday prior to the General Election. Visit https://www.keyselections.org/Voters/Vote-by-Mail-Request. If your voter registration information has changed (such as your address), please call the Supervisor of Elections office at 305-292-3416 to request your Vote by Mail ballot. Vote by Mail ballots can also be picked up at one of the three Supervisor of Elections Offices, you will need a picture ID:

  • 530 Whitehead St #101, Key West
  • 10015 Overseas Hwy, Marathon
  • 102050 Overseas Hwy #137, Key Largo 

EARLY VOTING:
Monroe County Early Voting sites will be open 8:30 am to 5:00 pm from Monday, October 22, 2018 (the 15th day before the election) through Saturday, November 3, 2018 (the 3rd day before the election).

Early Voting Sites for County Elections:

  • Supervisor of Elections Offices:
    • 530  Whitehead St #101, Key West
    • 10015 Overseas Hwy, Marathon
    • 102050 Overseas Hwy #137, Key Largo 
  • Other Locations:
    • Big Pine Key Community Park, End of Sands Road, 31009 Atlantis Dr., Big Pine Key
    • Islamorada Branch Library, 81830 Overseas Hwy., MM. 81.7 Islamorada