Carbon County Board of Elections in Jim Thorpe Pennsylvania

Address and phone number for Carbon County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at PO Box 170, Jim Thorpe PA.


Name
Carbon County Board of Elections
Address
PO Box 170, Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, 18229
Phone
570-325-4801
Fax
570-325-3622

About the Carbon County Board of Elections

The Carbon County Board of Elections, located in Jim Thorpe, PA, is a government office that oversees local elections in Jim Thorpe. The Board of Elections holds general elections, caucuses, primaries, and special elections, including elections for Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, Pennsylvania state, and federal offices. The Jim Thorpe 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:
  • Jim Thorpe election results
  • Registering to vote in Jim Thorpe, PA
  • Election poll locations
  • Applying for an absentee ballot
  • Voter records
  • Learning about upcoming elections
  • Volunteering on election day
Jim Thorpe Elections Board Responsibilities
  1. Jim Thorpe Voter Registration
  2. Election Planning and Preparedness
  3. Election Day Activities in Carbon County
Jim Thorpe Voter Records

In Jim Thorpe, voter registration information, voter records, and election results are public records. The public can request these voter records through the Carbon 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 Carbon County voter records.

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in Jim Thorpe, 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.

Jim Thorpe Elections Planning & Polls

The Carbon County Board of Elections is charged with planning and carrying out elections. To prepare for elections, the Board of Elections maintains records on Carbon 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 Jim Thorpe election ballots, checking the accuracy of candidates' names, the wording of referendums, and the clarity of ballot questions. This includes PA absentee or mail-in ballots. In addition, the Board of Elections trains Jim Thorpe poll workers and volunteers, maintains voting machines, and follows Pennsylvania state regulations and deadlines on voting.

Elections Day Activities in Carbon County, Pennsylvania

On Election Day, The Jim Thorpe 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 Pennsylvania 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 Jim Thorpe 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 Carbon County Board of Elections

You may contact the Carbon County Board of Elections by calling 570-325-4801, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Carbon County Board of Elections, PO Box 170, Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, 18229.


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