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LUZERNE COUNTY
BUREAU OF ELECTIONS
20 North Pennsylvania Avenue, Suite 207
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
(570) 825-1715
 
 

 Public notice is hereby given that the Luzerne County Board of Elections and Registration will
hold regular meetings in 2018 as follows; January 3rd, February 7th, March 7th, April 4th,
May 2nd, May 23rd, September 5th, October 3th, October 24th November 14th, and
December 5th at 4:30 PM in Suite 301, Courtroom D, 3rd Floor of Penn Place,
20 North Pennsylvania Avenue, Wilkes‐Barre PA 18701

 

 

 By Order of the
Luzerne County
Board of Elections & Registration

 

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 THE ONLY AUTHORITATIVE SOURCE OF INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION STATUS, IS YOUR COUNTY VOTER REGISTRATION OFFICE.
CONTACT THE BUREAU OF ELECTIONS TO VERIFY YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION INFORMATION! (570) 825-1715

 

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IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING NOMINATION PETITION FILING

 

 In light of the Supreme Court’s ruling on Pennsylvania’s Congressional Reapportionment Plan, nomination petition forms and instructions for the office
of Representative in Congress are not available at this time. The Department of State is making nomination petition forms available online for all state candidates
EXCEPT CANDIDATES FOR REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS. You can access nomination petition forms and instructions here.

 

 Candidates for Representative in Congress should check the Department of State’s website for additional information in the coming weeks regarding the availability
of nomination petition forms, as well as information about the revised schedule for circulating and filing nomination petitions
for the office of Representative in Congress. The Department will make nomination petition forms and instructions
available for the office of Representative in Congress as soon as possible after a new Congressional Reapportionment Plan is approved.

 

 The dates and deadlines for nomination petition filing published in the 2018 Election Calendar apply ONLY to candidates for the following offices

• United States Senator
• Governor
• Lieutenant Governor
• Senator in the General Assembly
• Representative in the General Assembly
• Democratic State Committee Member
• Republican State Committee Member
• Member of the County Democratic Committee

 If you have any questions, please call the Bureau of Commissions, Elections and Legislation toll-free at 1-877-868-3772.

Candidates for Member of the County Democratic Committee can obtain petitions from the Bureau of Elections,
20 N. Pennsylvania Ave, Suite 207, Wilkes-Barre, beginning Wednesday, February 7th.

LATEST NEWS: SUPREME COURT OF PENNSYLVANIA ORDER ADOPTING REMEDIAL CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT PLAN 
(Redirects you to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Website)

 

Congressional Districts of Luzerne County

 

8th Congressional District

 

Cities, Townships and Boroughs included in the 8th Congressional District;  CITIES of Hazleton, Nanticoke, Pittston and Wilkes-Barre and the TOWNSHIPS of Bear Creek, Buck, Butler, Dallas, Dennison, Exeter, Fairview, Foster, Franklin, Hanover, Hazle (PART, Districts 01 (only blocks 2073, 2074, 2075, 2076 and 2077 of tract 216900 and blocks 1014, 1039, 1040, 1041, 1042, 1043, 1045, 2149, 2150 and 2151 of tract 217001), 02, 03, 04 and 05), Jackson, Jenkins, Kingston, Pittston, Plains, Plymouth, Rice, Wilkes-Barre and Wright and the BOROUGHS of Ashley, Avoca, Bear Creek Village, Courtdale, Dupont, Duryea, Edwardsville, Exeter, Forty Fort, Freeland, Hughestown, Jeddo, Kingston, Laflin, Larksville, Laurel Run, Luzerne, Nuangola, Penn Lake Park, Plymouth, Pringle, Sugar Notch, Swoyersville, Warrior Run, West Hazleton, West Pittston, West Wyoming, White Haven, Wyoming and Yatesville

 

9th Congressional District

Cities, Townships and Boroughs included in the 9th Congressional District; TOWNSHIPS of Black Creek, Conyngham, Dorrance, Fairmount, Hazle (PART, District 01 (all blocks except 2073, 2074, 2075, 2076 and 2077 of tract 216900 and blocks 1014, 1039, 1040, 1041, 1042, 1043, 1045, 2149, 2150 and 2151 of tract 217001)), Hollenback, Hunlock, Huntington, Lake, Lehman, Nescopeck, Newport, Ross, Salem, Slocum, Sugarloaf and Union and the BOROUGHS of Conyngham, Dallas, Harveys Lake, Nescopeck, New Columbus and Shickshinny

 

Luzerne County will be receiving a more detailed street listing for Hazle Township District 01 from the Department of State.
Once provided, the above information will be updated.

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Important Dates to Remember

 

THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER OR UPDATE YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION BEFORE THE GENERAL PRIMARY -  APRIL 16TH, 2018

To become registered for the 2018 General Primary, complete the
REGISTRATION APPLICATION sign and mail
***Type in form requires Acrobat Reader***


REGISTER TO VOTE OR UPDATE YOUR VOTER REGISTRATION INFORMATION ONLINE!

  ACCESS THE PENNSYLVANIA ONLINE VOTER REGISTRATION WEBSITE HERE!
(Redirects you to the PA Department of State Website)


 The deadline to apply for CIVILIAN ABSENTEE BALLOTS for the
General Primary is MAY 8TH, 2018 



  Complete ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATION sign and mail
***Type in form requires Acrobat Reader***


COMPLETED BALLOTS
 
must be returned to the Bureau of Elections no later than
5:00 PM ON FRIDAY, MAY 11TH, 2018

 

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   Important Dates to Remember Calendar Here
(PDF Downloadable Document)

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 Information on Pennsylvania Certified Voting Systems
(Redirects you to the PA Department of State Website)

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 Pennsylvania Department of State Website

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 ****INFORMATION FOR MILITARY AND OVERSEAS VOTERS**** 

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Poll Watcher Request Form
(PDF Downloadable Form)

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 Online Access to Campaign Finance Forms and Information

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Filed County, School Board, and Magisterial District Judge Campaign Finance  

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Last Updated: 03/22/18 10:17:14
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