Voter registration deadline is Oct. 11

Staff report

SIDNEY — The deadline to register for the Nov. 8 General Election is approaching.

As required by law, those who plan to vote Nov. 8 must be registered to vote at least 30 days before the election. Deadline to register with the Board of Elections is Tuesday, Oct. 11. The Election Office will be open 8:30 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Oct. 11. Also anyone who has moved since they last voted and has not done a change of address with the Board of Elections should do so by the same deadline.

Registration forms are available at the follow location:

• Shelby County Board of Elections, 230 E. Court St., Sidney. The office is open Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Registrations are also accepted by the following authorized agencies during their regular business hours:

• Amos Memorial Library, all branches

• One Stop Shop (BMV), 1000 Milligan Court, Sidney

• Or at the Ohio Secretary of State’s web site

Qualifications to vote in the Nov. 8 General Election:

• Must be a U.S. citizen

• Must be 18 years of age by Election Day, Nov. 8

• Must be a resident of Ohio for 30 days prior to the election

• Must register to vote 30 days prior to the election

Staff report