Deadline to register to vote is Tuesday; Early voting starts Wednesday

Election Day is just over four weeks away, but there are some important dates coming up.

If you haven’t yet registered to vote for the November election, or if you need to change or update your registration, the deadline is tomorrow.

Shari Lentz, the Bartholomew County clerk, explains:

You can register to vote at the county clerk’s office, or go online to

In Bartholomew County, early voting starts Wednesday at Nexus Park, the former Fair Oaks Mall.

You can vote there Mondays through Friday 8 a.m. through 5 p.m. Saturday voting starts on October 29th and continues on November 5th, from 8 to 3 either at the former mall or at the governmental office building on Third Street.

Early voting ends at noon on Monday, Nov. 7th. Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 8th.

If you want to vote absentee by mail, your application must be in the county voter registration office in the courthouse by October 27th. You need to have those ballots back to the voter registration office by 6 p.m. on Election Day.