Elk County Board of Elections in Ridgway Pennsylvania

Address and phone number for Elk County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at PO Box 448, Ridgway PA.


Name
Elk County Board of Elections
Address
PO Box 448, Ridgway, Pennsylvania, 15853
Phone
814-776-5337

About the Elk County Board of Elections

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

In Ridgway, voter registration information, voter records, and election results are public records. The public can request these voter records through the Elk 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 Elk County voter records.

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in Ridgway, 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.

Ridgway Elections Planning & Polls

The Elk County Board of Elections is charged with planning and carrying out elections. To prepare for elections, the Board of Elections maintains records on Elk 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 Ridgway 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 Ridgway poll workers and volunteers, maintains voting machines, and follows Pennsylvania state regulations and deadlines on voting.

Elections Day Activities in Elk County, Pennsylvania

On Election Day, The Ridgway 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 Ridgway 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 Elk County Board of Elections

You may contact the Elk County Board of Elections by calling 814-776-5337, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Elk County Board of Elections, PO Box 448, Ridgway, Pennsylvania, 15853.


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