Advance voting still available
Voters wanting to avoid lines or the last-minute rush on Election Day can cast their ballots in advance through Saturday, Oct. 30, in Shawnee. The Johnson County Election Office is offering advance voting at Ten Quivira Plaza, 12156 Shawnee Mission Parkway (one block west of Quivira Road). Registered voters can cast their ballots from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today through Friday, Oct. 29, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30.
Election officials also say there’s still time to vote by mail, by completing an Application for an Advance Voting Ballot by Mail and faxing it to (913) 791-8931, (913) 791-8932 or (913) 791-8933, or mailing it to Johnson County Election Office, 2101 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe, KS 66061.
Applications for mail ballots are also available at the Election Office and libraries. Completed applications must be received at the Election Office before 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29.
To be counted, mail ballot must be received at the Election Office before 7 p.m. on Election Day.
All Johnson County polling places will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Election Day, which is Tuesday, Nov. 2.