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2018 May Primary Election


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2017 November General Election


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2017 September Primary/Special Election


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2017 May Primary/Special Election


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2016 November General Election


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2016 August Special Election


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2016 March Primary Election


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2016 January Special Election


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2015 November General Election


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2015 September Primary Election


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2015 May Primary/Special Election


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2015 February Special Election


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2014 November General Election


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2014 August Special Election


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2014 May Primary Election

  • Registration Deadline for the May 6 Election is April 7, 2014
  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.

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2013 November General Election

  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.

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2013 September Primary Election

  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.

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2013 August Special Election

  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.

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2013 May Special Election

  • ​Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.

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2013 February Special Election


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2012 November General Election

  • November 6, 2012 Unofficial Results
  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.
  • Early Voting Begins: October 2, 2012 at the Summit County Board of Elections 470 Grant St. Akron, Ohio 44311
  • Early Voting Hours are as follows: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, October 2 through October 5 8:00 am to 9:00 pm, October 9 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, October 10 through October 12 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, October 15 through October 19 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, October 22 through October 26 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, October 29 through November 1 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, November 2 8:00 am to 2:00 pm, November 3 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, November 4 8:00 am to 2:00 pm, November 5
  • Registration Deadline: October 9, 2012

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2012 August Special Election

  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.
  • Early Voting Begins: July 3, 2012
  • Registration Deadline: July 9, 2012

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2012 March Primary Election

How to Vote this March

Absentee voting for the March 6 Primary Election is now taking place in Summit County. You can print, sign and mail in an Absentee Ballot Application by clicking here or come to the Board of Elections to vote absentee in person. We are open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Walk-in voting will take place at the Board of Elections office at 470 Grant Street in Akron through Friday, March 2, and we will be open until 6:00 p.m. that day only.

You must have registered to vote in Ohio by February 6 to vote in the March 6 Primary Election. If you are not sure if you are registered to vote, click here and enter your name to see if you are on our list of registered voters. If you aren't registered to vote, click here to fill out a voter registration form, print and sign it and mail it or bring it to the Board of Elections, 470 Grant Street, Akron, Ohio 44311. If you need to update your voter registration to reflect a new address or a name change, please fill out a new voter registration form when you vote.

17-year olds who will turn 18 on or before November 6, 2012, may register to vote and vote in the March 6 Primary Election. These 17-year olds may only vote for candidates seeking their party nomination to the November ballot. 17-year olds may not vote on candidates to be presidential delegates, state or county central committee candidates or questions and issues (such as tax levies and liquor options).

Parties participating in the primary are Democratic, Republican, Libertarian and Green. Voters who want to remain independent may request a Questions and Issues ballot, and they will vote only on the tax levies and local liquor option issues, if there are any in their precinct. Only 98 of the county's 475 precincts have a Questions and Issues ballot.

  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.
  • Early Voting Begins: January 31, 2012
  • Registration Deadline: February 6, 2012

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2011 December Special Election

The Richfield Village Mayor’s run-off election will take place on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the polls in those four precincts. The run-off is required by the Richfield Village charter. It will be between the top two vote-getters from the November 8 election.

  • Sample Ballot
  • Early Voting: Early voting has ended.
  • If you have questions about this election, please call the Board of Elections at 330-643-5200.

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2011 November General Election

Voting on Election Day:

Voting at your local precinct will take place on Election Day, Tuesday, November 8 from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. If you aren’t sure where you should go to vote, please click on the Voter Search button below. Enter your first and last name. If the address displayed is NOT your current address, please call the Board of Elections at 330-643-5200 and give us your current address. We will tell you what your current precinct is and where to go to vote.


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2011 August Special Election

  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.
  • Absentee Voting Begins: June 28, 2011
  • Registration Deadline: July 5, 2011

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2011 May Primary / Special Election

  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.
  • Absentee Voting Begins: March 29, 2011
  • Registration Deadline: April 4, 2011

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2011 February Special Election

  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.
  • Absentee Voting Begins: January 5, 2011
  • Registration Deadline: January 10, 2011

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2010 November General Election

  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. - 7:30 P.M.
  • Absentee Voting Begins: September 28, 2010
  • Registration Deadline: October 4, 2010

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2011 September Primary Election

  • Polls are open between 6:30 A.M. and 7:30 P.M.
  • Absentee Voting Has Begun
  • Registration Deadline: August 15, 2011

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2010 August Special Election

  • Polls open 6:30 A.M.
  • Polls close 7:30 P.M.
  • Registration Deadline: July 6, 2010
  • Absentee Voting Begins, July1, 2010

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2010 May Primary Election

  • Polls open 6:30 A.M.
  • Polls close 7:30 P.M.
  • Registration Deadline: April 5, 2010
  • Absentee Voting Begins: March 30, 2010

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2010 February Special Election

  • Polls open 6:30 A.M.
  • Poll close 7:30 P.M.
  • Registration Deadline: January 4, 2010
  • Absentee Voting Begins: December 30, 2009

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2009 November General Election

  • Polls open 6:30 A.M.
  • Polls Close 7:30 P.M.
  • Registration Deadline: October 5, 2009
  • Absentee Voting Begins: September 29, 2009

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2009 September Primary Election

  • Polls open 6:30 A.M.
  • Polls close 7:30 P.M.
  • Registration Deadline: August 10, 2009
  • Absentee Voting Begins: August 4, 2009

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