HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ – Early voting, established by a new state law, begins today, October 23 in Hunterdon County and runs through October 31, according to Hunterdon County Board of Commissioners Deputy Director John E. Lanza.
Three early voting locations have been established by the Board of Elections. The North Branch Library at 65 Halstead Street in Clinton, the Main Library at the Route 12 County Complex, 314 Rt. 12, in Raritan Township and at the 4-H Building on the South County Fairgrounds, 1207 NJ-179, in East Amwell Township.
Early voting, October 23 through the 31, is available to voters Monday through Saturday, from 10:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Sundays, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Lanza, liaison to the County Clerk’s Office and Board of Elections, said, “We are pleased that voters will have many opportunities to cast their ballots in 2021, including good old-fashioned voting in-person at your polling place on election day, November 2nd, something we missed in 2020″.
Mary Melfi, Hunterdon County Clerk, said, “Voters may still choose the option to vote in- person at the County Clerk’s office via a paper Vote By Mail ballot until Monday, November 1st at 3 pm. Hours are Monday –Friday, 8 am to 4 pm. Additional hours include Thursday, October 28th until 7 pm and Saturday, October 30th from 9 am to 1 pm. The County Clerk’s office is located in the Hall of Records, 71 Main Street, Flemington.”
Election Day, November 2, the polls are open 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Voters who have questions may call either the Board of Elections, 908-788-1190, or the County Clerk’s Office, 908-788-1214.