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Important dates for the May 21, 2024 Primary Election

From Lisa Greer
Adair County Clerk

The registration deadline for the 2024 Primary election is April 22, 2024, at 4pm local time. You may register on-line at or come into the Adair County Clerk's Office during normal business hours, Monday-Friday between 8amCT and 4pmCT, or First and Third Saturdays between 8amCT and 11amCT. If you are not registered on or before this date, you are not eligible to request an absentee ballot or vote in person during the election.

Absentee Mail-In Ballots
The Online mail-in absentee request portal will open on Saturday, April 6, 2024 (45 days before the election), and will close on May 7, 2024. Once the portal opens, you may request an absentee ballot online at, or by contacting the Clerk's Office at 270-384-2801 during normal business hours.

Note: You must meet eligibility requirements to vote absentee, and you must request an absentee ballot every election. The requirements are listed here:

Returning Absentee Ballots
Ballots may be returned by mail to the Adair County Clerk's Office, 424 Public Square, Ste 3, Columbia, KY, or in the Ballot Drop-off Box located inside of the Adair County Clerk's Office in the Adair County Courthouse Annex during the following times: Monday-Friday between 8amCT and 4pmCT, or First and Third Saturdays between 8amCT and 11amCT, or on Election Day between 6amCT and 6pmCT. All ballots must be returned by 6pmCT on Tuesday, May 21, 2024.

This story was posted on 2024-04-02 17:14:52
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