Wednesday is the Last Day to Request a Ballot to be Mailed

Wednesday, November 29th is the last day that registered voters in the cities of Lakeland and Winter Haven can submit a request to receive a ballot by mail for the December 5th Municipal  Run-Off Elections.

Lakeland residents will decide the outcome of the City Commission race for SW District C between Michael Dunn and Larry Durrence, and in Winter Haven, voters will choose between Steven M. Hunnicutt and James H. “JP” Powell to decide the winner in the race for City Commissioner, Seat 5.

Requests can be made online at, or by calling the Elections Office at 863-534-5888.  Voted ballots may be returned by mail or dropped off to the Supervisor of Elections, but they must be received by 7 pm on Election Day, December 5th.

All precincts are open from 7 am – 7 pm on Election Day, Tuesday, December 5th and Florida law requires voters to vote at the precinct they are assigned.

For more information visit, or call the Elections Office at 863-534-5888.