Barton County Board of Elections in Great Bend Kansas

Address and phone number for Barton County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at Main Street, Great Bend KS.


Name
Barton County Board of Elections
Address
1400 Main Street, Great Bend, Kansas, 67530
Phone
620-793-1835
Fax
620-793-1990

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About the Barton County Board of Elections

The Barton County Board of Elections, located in Great Bend, KS, is a government office that oversees local elections in Great Bend. The Board of Elections holds general elections, caucuses, primaries, and special elections, including elections for Great Bend, Barton County, Kansas state, and federal offices. The Great Bend Elections Department, also known as the Board of Registrars, manages poll locations, certifies election results, and promotes fair and legal elections.

You may contact the Board of Elections for questions about:
  • Great Bend election results
  • Registering to vote in Great Bend, KS
  • Election poll locations
  • Applying for an absentee ballot
  • Voter records
  • Learning about upcoming elections
  • Volunteering on election day
Great Bend Elections Board Responsibilities
  1. Great Bend Voter Registration
  2. Election Planning and Preparedness
  3. Election Day Activities in Barton County
Great Bend Voter Records

In Great Bend, voter registration information, voter records, and election results are public records. The public can request these voter records through the Barton County Board of Elections. These voter records also include information such as party affiliation and elections in which the voter participated. Contact the Board of Elections for more information on accessing Barton County voter records.

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in Great Bend, including maintaining a list of registered voters and checking the accuracy of voter registration information. While other offices, including the Department of Motor Vehicles, may accept voter registration forms, the Board of Elections processes and verifies these applications to ensure accurate voter registration.

Great Bend Elections Planning & Polls

The Barton County Board of Elections is charged with planning and carrying out elections. To prepare for elections, the Board of Elections maintains records on Barton County voting districts and establishes polling locations within the district for early voting and in-person voting on election day. The Board of Elections also designs Great Bend election ballots, checking the accuracy of candidates' names, the wording of referendums, and the clarity of ballot questions. This includes KS absentee or mail-in ballots. In addition, the Board of Elections trains Great Bend poll workers and volunteers, maintains voting machines, and follows Kansas state regulations and deadlines on voting.

Elections Day Activities in Barton County, Kansas

On Election Day, The Great Bend Elections Board staffs polling places, provides ballots and voting machines, or picks up drop-off or mail-in ballots. The Board of Elections oversees vote counting and communicates with Kansas state officials on issues or irregularities in voting. When polls close, the Board of Elections tallies the results and reports the outcome to state officials and the public.

Election Information

The Great Bend Board of Elections provides information about upcoming elections, including candidates that qualify for the election, referendums and initiatives on the ballot, and volunteering opportunities. The Board also provides voter pamphlets and candidate position statements to inform voters.

Contact the Barton County Board of Elections

You may contact the Barton County Board of Elections by calling 620-793-1835, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Barton County Board of Elections, 1400 Main Street, Great Bend, Kansas, 67530.