BATON ROUGE, La. — Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin is reminding voters that early voting for the March 26 Municipal Primary Election begins Saturday, March 12, and continues through Saturday, March 19 (excluding Sunday, March 13) from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Citizens who want to vote early may do so in person at their parish Registrar of Voters Office or at other designated locations.
Voters in Orleans Parish will head to the polls to choose a new clerk Second City Court. The seat was left vacant with Darren Lombard’s election to the Clerk of Criminal District Court post last year. Three candidates, Jordan Bridges, Kenneth Cutno and Lisa Ray Diggs, are vying for the seat.
Additional early voting locations in Orleans Parish include:
Algiers Courthouse, 225 Morgans Street, Room #105
Lake Vista Community Center, 6500 Spansih Fort Blvd., 2nd Floor Meeting Room
Voting Machine Warehouse, 8870 Chef Menteur Highway
Voters are encouraged to use Louisiana’s free smartphone app, GeauxVote Mobile, to locate parish early voting locations, Election Day voting site, or view their sample ballot.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, polling commissioners will be supplied with personal protective equipment and will regularly sanitize designated areas and wipe down voting machines between each voter. Hand sanitizer will be provided to voters and masks are recommended, although not required.
In addition to a Louisiana driver’s license, a Louisiana Special ID or a generally recognized ID with picture and signature, voters may use a digital license via LA Wallet.