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2016 General Election Information
Important Dates and Ballot Information

August 7, 2016

First day to request an early ballot for General Election

https://recorder.maricopa.gov/earlyvotingballot/earlyvotingballotrequest.aspx

October 12, 2016

Early voting begins

Avondale City Hall – Monday – Thursday 7 am – 6 pm

Other locations - http://recorder.maricopa.gov/elections/evlocations.aspx

October 22, 2016

Early voting site at Avondale City Hall open 10 am – 3 pm

October 28, 2016

Last day to request an early ballot

https://recorder.maricopa.gov/earlyvotingballot/earlyvotingballotrequest.aspx

October 29, 2016

Early voting site at Avondale City Hall open  10 am – 3 pm

November 1, 2016

Recommended last day to mail early ballot back to County

November 3, 2016

Last day to vote early at Avondale City Hall – 7 am – 6 pm

November 4, 2016

Last day to vote early statewide

Locations - http://recorder.maricopa.gov/elections/evlocations.aspx

November 8, 2016

GENERAL ELECTION DAY

6:00 am to 7:00 pm

Find your polling place - http://recorder.maricopa.gov/pollingplace/

November 8, 2016

Early ballot must be received by 7 pm.  Early ballots may be dropped off at any polling place or at Avondale City Hall

The November ballot is a two sided ballot.  It includes Federal, State and County candidates as well judges and depending on where you live, Council or School Board election and/or local propositions and questions.

How ballot propositions are numbered:

  • 100 - constitutional amendments, whether initiated by the people or referred by the legislature.
  • 200 - citizen initiatives to create new or amend current statutes
  • 300 - legislative referrals to create new or amend current statutes
  • 400 - local matters
    • Questions – city or school measures

CLICK HERE to view a sample of what your ballot may look like and the link to where you can find more information about each of the item on the ballot.

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For more information – www.avondale.org/elections  / / 623-333-1214