MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - October 25, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. is the deadline for registering to vote in time for the November 5, 2013 Special Alabama Congressional District 1 Primary Run Off Election.
Given the proximity ofthis date, persons interested in registering to vote are urged to personally go to the Mobile County Board of Registrars to register.
The Board of Registrars' office is located on the first floor of the Mobile County Government Center Annex at 151 Government Street, near the corner of Government Street and Royal Street.
Requirements to register to vote are:
- Person must be 18 years of age and a United States citizen
- Person must live at the address provided on the application to register
- Person must not be barred from voting by reason of a felony conviction
- Person must not have been adjudged "mentally incompetent" in a court of law
A person who will be 18 years of age on or before November 5, 2013 may register in advance of his/her 18th birthday, provided they do so on or before October 25, 2013. Al citizens should note that Alabama law requires voters to vote at the poll of the precinct in which they reside. Voters who want to update their voting information to reflect a change in name or address should contact the Board of Registrars.
The telephone number for the Board of Registrars is 574-8586.
We ask that you alert your audiences of the aforesaid information on a variety of occasions between now and October 25, 2013.
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