Summit County voters face absentee ballot delay, Board of Elections says

Summit County voters face absentee ballot delay, Board of Elections says
The Summit County Board of Elections announced a delay in the mailing of absentee ballots Friday. (Source: WMC Action News 5)

SUMMIT COUNTY, Ohio (WOIO) - Absentee voters in Summit County won’t receive their ballots before Oct. 13, according to a Summit County Board of Elections Facebook post.

The Board of Elections said they contracted Midwest Direct to print and mail Summit County’s absentee ballots.

However, Midwest Direct is experiencing a delay in mailing the ballots.

The delay was not explained, but Summit County Board of Elections said voters should start receiving their ballots in the mail on Tuesday.

Absentee ballots were originally scheduled to be mailed on Tuesday, Oct. 6.

Midwest Direct, with whom the Summit County Board of Elections has contracted to print and mail absentee ballots, has...

Posted by Summit County Board of Elections, Ohio on Thursday, October 8, 2020

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