Mercer County Board of Elections in Mercer Pennsylvania

Address and phone number for Mercer County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at Court Street, Mercer PA.


Name
Mercer County Board of Elections
Address
5 Court Street, Mercer, Pennsylvania, 16137
Phone
724-662-7542
Fax
724-662-1530

About the Mercer County Board of Elections

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

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

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in Mercer, 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.

Mercer Elections Planning & Polls

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

Elections Day Activities in Mercer County, Pennsylvania

On Election Day, The Mercer 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 Mercer 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 Mercer County Board of Elections

You may contact the Mercer County Board of Elections by calling 724-662-7542, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Mercer County Board of Elections, 5 Court Street, Mercer, Pennsylvania, 16137.


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