Geauga County – A Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, March 6, 2012.  Those residents of Geauga County who would like to vote an absentee ballot should make arrangements now.

In order to request an absentee ballot for the Election, registered voters must fill out an absentee application. Each request must have the applicant’s original signature. Requests may be mailed to:

Geauga County Board

of Elections

470 Center St., Bldg. 6-A

Chardon, Ohio  44024


The Board of Elections will accept mail-in requests for absentee ballots for the March 6, 2012,

Primary Election thru noon on Saturday, March 3, 2012.  Voters may also vote absentee in person at the Board of Elections office January 31, 2012, through the close of business on Friday March 2, 2012. The Board of Elections will be open extended hours for absentee voting on:

Monday, Feb 6        8 a.m.-9 p.m.

Saturday, Feb 11     8 a.m.-Noon

Saturday, Feb 18     8 a.m.-Noon

Saturday, Feb 25     8 a.m.- Noon

Friday, March 2         8 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Voters can download an Absentee Application on line at: For more information please call the Board of Elections directly at 1-440-279-2030.