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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Voter Registration Drive will be held Sept. 24-28

To commemorate Voter Registration Week, Registrar of Voters Steve Raborn is reminding residents of East Baton Rouge Parish to make sure they are registered to vote and to either register or update their registration as needed before the fall elections.

The Registrar of Voters Office will also be conducting a voter registration drive during Voter Registration Week, September 24th through 28th.  Citizens who need to register to vote or update their registration may do so online at or in person at the Registrar of Voters Office or at the voter drive conducted at branches of the East Baton Rouge Parish Library.

In order to provide East Baton Rouge Parish citizens an opportunity to register to vote near their home or workplace, the registrar’s office will visit library branches during the week of September 24th through 28th  from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on the following dates:

September 24

Bluebonnet Regional Branch Library – 9200 Bluebonnet Blvd.
Scotlandville Branch Library – 7373 Scenic Hwy.

September 25     

Central Branch Library – 11260 Joor Rd.
Fairwood Branch Library – 12910 Old Hammond Hwy.
Zachary Branch Library – 1900 Church St.

September 26     

Carver Branch Library – 720 Terrace St.
Delmont Gardens Branch Library – 3351 Lorraine St.
Main Library – 7711 Goodwood Blvd.

September 27     

Pride-Chaneyville Branch Library – 13600 Pride-Port Hudson Rd.
Eden Park Branch Library – 5131 Greenwell Springs Rd.
Greenwell Springs Road Regional Branch Library – 11300 Greenwell Springs Rd.

September 28     

Jones Creek Regional Branch Library – 6222 Jones Creek Rd.
Baker Branch Library – 3501 Groom Rd.

Applicants registering to vote in person should bring valid identification that establishes identity, age, and residency.  You must submit your current Louisiana driver’s license, if you have one, or your birth certificate or other documentation which reasonably and sufficiently establishes your identity, age, and residency. If you have no picture ID, you may bring a utility bill, payroll check, or government document that includes your name and address. 

To cast a ballot in the upcoming November 6, 2018, election, the last day to register to vote in-person or by mail is October 9, 2018. October 16, 2018 is the last day to register to vote online through the website.  Early Voting will be held October 23 through October 30, 2018.

Voters may check the status of their registration at or by calling the Registrar of Voters Office at 225-389-3940.

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