Northampton County: Outdoors teams sending unsolicited voter registration, mail-in poll functions to residents

The Northampton County Elections Workplace stated Thursday that exterior teams are mailing unsolicited voter registration and mail-in poll functions to residents.

In some instances, the functions are partially stuffed out with the citizen’s info, in keeping with a information launch from the county.

The county says the mailings are inflicting confusion amongst these voters who’ve already stuffed out an utility and are scheduled to obtain a mail-in poll for the first election.

“We would like the general public to know that the Elections Workplace doesn’t ship out unsolicited functions,” the county elections workplace stated in a press release.

“These mailings have generated an excessive amount of confusion. Anybody who receives an unsolicited utility ought to examine the ‘Paid by’ discover to see which group despatched it.”

Teams which have despatched out unsolicited functions embrace the Middle for Voter Data and the Voter Participation Middle, the county stated. The letters have a code close to the underside that can be utilized to e-mail the organizations and be faraway from their mailing listing: [email protected] or [email protected]

Mail-in and Absentee ballots for Northampton County residents began being mailed out on April 22. Voters can examine their registration standing and the standing of their poll at vote.pa.gov.

Ballots should be returned to the elections workplace by 8 p.m. on Could 17 with a view to be counted. Ballots could be returned through the U.S. mail, on to the Elections Workplace at 669 Washington Road, Easton, PA or in one of many County’s 4 safe poll drop-off packing containers.

Voters are reminded to solely drop off their very own poll. To drop off another person’s poll you should have a “Certification of Designated Agent” type on file on the Elections Workplace.

See also  Lehigh County honors seniors who volunteer to be first responders

Under are the places of the county’s drop packing containers:

Rotunda of the Authorities Middle – 669 Washington Road, Easton, PA 18042

Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to eight p.m.

When dropping off a poll, voters can park without spending a dime within the loading-and-unloading zone on Washington Road in entrance of the courthouse or use the brand new parking zone on the intersection of Wolf Avenue and Washington Road.

Human Providers Constructing – 2801 Emrick Blvd. Bethlehem, PA 18020

Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Northampton County 911 Middle – 100 Gracedale Ave. Nazareth, PA 18064

Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to eight p.m.

Bethlehem Metropolis Corridor – 10 E. Church Road, Bethlehem, PA 18018

Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.