Early Voting Begins Saturday

Nov 1, 2013

Early voting begins Saturday, Nov. 2 for the election to be held on Nov. 16.

There will be elections in 39 parishes, according to the reminder sent out by La. Secretary of State Tom Schedler's office. Early voting will continue through Saturday, Nov. 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily (excluding Sunday, Nov. 3).

Citizens who wish to vote early can do so in person at their parish Registrar of Voter's Office. Other early voting locations (such as the State Archives in Baton Rouge) are also available: a complete list can be found on the Secretary of State's website.

Polling places, districts and sample ballots can be found on the Secretary of State's smartphone app, or at GeauxVote.com.

Metro area parishes with elections include: Jefferson, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. John the Baptist, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa andĀ Terrebonne.