Important information for the
August 26th Primary Election
The following information has been provided by the Lee County Elections Office:
To be eligible to vote in the August 26, 2014 Primary Election, you must be registered to vote or change your party affiliation on or before Monday July, 28, 2014. You may register to vote at one of the Lee County Elections Office locations, download a voter registration application, or pick one up at a site listed on www.leeelections.com.
Florida is a closed primary state. In order to vote in a primary election, you must be a registered voter in the party for which the primary is held. All registered voters, regardless of party affiliation, can vote on issues and nonpartisan candidates in a primary election.
The following contests are open to all Lee County registered voters:
School Board Districts 1, 4, & 5 contests
County Commission District 2 contest
All Lee County registered voters who live in State Senate District 30 and State Representative District 79 are eligible to vote in those contests.
Early Voting will be Saturday, August 16th through Saturday, August 23rd 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. There are 11 Early Voting locations:
1. Lee County Elections Center, 13180 S Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers
2. Terry Park, 3406 Palm Beach Blvd., Fort Myers
3. Rutenberg Parks & Rec Facility, 6490 South Pointe Blvd, Fort Myers
4. North Fort Myers Recreation Center, 2021 N Tamiami Trl, North Fort Myers
5. Cape Coral Public Library, 921 SW 39th Ter, Cape Coral
6. Northwest Regional Library, 519 Chiquita Blvd N, Cape Coral
7. Cape Coral Elections Office, 1031 SE 9th Pl # 3, Cape Coral
8. East County Regional Library, 881 Gunnery Rd, Lehigh Acres
9. Veterans Park Recreation Center. 55 South Homestead Rd, Lehigh Acres
10.Estero Recreation Center, 9200 Corkscrew Palms Blvd, Estero
11.Bonita Springs Elections Office, 25987 S Tamiami Trl. # 105; Bonita Springs
For more information about elections, candidates, voter registration, early voting, ballot-by-mail requests, precinct locations, poll workers, and outreach events, please visit our website www.leeelections.com or call LEE VOTE (533-8683). The mission of the Lee County Elections Office is to provide honest, ethical, election services that include transparent, yet secure, elections with timely and accurate results.