As a precautionary measure, to help limit the spread of COVID-19, all in-person election services will be completed in the election tent, located in the rear parking lot of the Historic Courthouse. The election tent will be open from 9am-5pm, M-F.
The June 9, 2020 Primary Election will be conducted entirely by mail.
When is the Presidential Election?
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
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How do I get a mail-in (absentee) ballot?
The June 9, 2020 Primary Election will be conducted entirely by mail. All active voters will receive a ballot the first week of May, 2020. Newly registered voters, and existing voters who make updates to their voter records will be mailed ballots as they register or update, through Thursday, May 21, 2020.
If you would like to sign up for Permanent Mail-in Voting, Request a Mail-in Ballot for the General Election or will be absent from home for the Primary Election, please complete the Mail-In Ballot Request form and return it to our office at your earliest convenience.
By providing your name and date of birth, you’ll be able to view your current voter registration details, including when your ballot was sent and received.
Where do I vote?
The June 9, 2020, Primary Election is being conducted entirely by mail. There is no in-person voting. The Historic Courthouse, located at 1616 8th St., Minden, will serve as the only vote center for the June 9, 2020 Primary Election. Vote center activities are limited to same day registration with provisional ballot voting, in-person mail-in ballot deliveries, and replacement ballot pick-ups. The vote center will be open during the following dates/times and hours.
- Saturday, May 23, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Monday, May 25, 2020– CLOSED for Memorial Day
- Tues – Fri, May 26 – May 29, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Saturday, May 30, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Mon – Fri, June 1 – June 5, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Election Day, Tues, June 9 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
How do I sign up to be an election worker?
Due to the Primary Election being conducted entirely by mail, Douglas County has suspended the recruitment of election workers for the time being. We will re-open recruitment for the General Election in late Summer. If you’ve already applied, please expect to receive an email regarding your status over the coming weeks.