Primary Voting is now underway
The Indiana Primary was supposed to have been held on Tuesday, May 5th, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it will now be held this Tuesday, June 2nd.
With that in mind, Switzerland County Clerk of Courts Gayle Sullivan has announced that the county will again use the traveling voting centers, and released a schedule of upcoming voting days, locations, and times.
As in past years, the voting centers are open to any Switzerland County voter, regardless of where the voter actually lives in the county. Residents may go to any of the centers in any location to cast their ballots.
• Switzerland County Courthouse Basement: Now through June 1st. Voting hours are: tomorrow (Friday) from 8:30 a.m. until noon; and then again from 1-3 p.m. Today (Thursday), voting can be done from 8:30-11:30 a.m.
This Saturday, May 30th, voting in the courthouse basement will be available from 8 a.m. until noon; and this Monday, June 1st, voting will also be available from 8 a.m. until noon.
• East Enterprise Firehouse: In East Enterprise, voting will be available at the firehouse today (Thursday, May 28th), from 2-7 p.m.
• Florence Firehouse: The voting center in York Township will be at the Florence Firehouse tomorrow (Friday, May 29th), from 2-7 p.m.
• The Switzerland County TEC Center: Voting at the TEC Center in Vevay will be held this Saturday, May 30th from 8 a.m. until noon; and also this Monday, June 1st from 8 a.m. until noon.
• Election Day: On Tuesday, June 2nd, the only voting available in Switzerland County will be at the Switzerland County TEC Center from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. The TEC Center is located at 708 West Seminary Street.
• NOTE: There are no voting center days in the town of Patriot or Posey Township for this election cycle. Patriot/Posey Township residents will need to go to one of the other voting centers to cast their ballots.
For more information on voting in this year’s primary, or for questions, call the Switzerland County Clerk’s office at (812) 427-4415.
The clerk’s office, along with other offices in the Switzerland County Courthouse, have been closed to the general public as a means of continuing to try and curb the spread of the coronavirus.