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ARTICLE_TEXT <p>The general municipal election in Greene County will be held on April 5. Polls are scheduled to be open from 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.</p> <p><a href="http://greenecountymo.org/election/voter.php"><b>Registering to Vote</b></a><b><br /> </b></p> <p>The deadline for registering to vote is set at 28 days prior to elections. Greene County voters needed to register to vote by March 9 in order to vote in the April 5 general municipal election. If you missed the cut-off date, be sure to get registered so that you can vote in June. This link directs you to the Greene County Clerk's website and will allow you to make an address change to your voter information, as well as complete a registration application for mailing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/voterlookup/"><b>Voter Registration Lookup</b></a></p> <p>This tool is provided by Missouri's Secretary of State office. If you are not sure if your registration is valid or matches your current address, this is a good place to locate that information. If you are registered to vote, you can make changes to your information on the day of elections when you go to the polls.</p> <p><a href="http://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/voterid/default.asp"><b>Proper ID for voting</b></a></p> <p>Here you&rsquo;ll find a visual list of the approved forms of ID to be used when voting. Only one form of ID is required.</p> <p><a href="http://greenecountymo.org/election/elections_precinct_information.php"><b>Where do I vote? Precinct Location Listings</b></a></p> <p>If you have moved since the last time you registered to vote, this list can help you determine which polling site is closest to your address. They are organized by precinct, which is also helpful if you are a newly registered voter.</p> <p><b>Candidates and Issues</b></p> <ul> <li>The League of Women Voters of Southwest Missouri is hosting two&nbsp;<a href="http://lwvswmo.org/go/">candidate forums</a> (March 22 and March 29) for the April 5 general municipal election.</li> <li>The <i>News-Leader</i>'s <a href="http://www.news-leader.com/section/news06?nav=0">Politics &amp; Government</a> section&nbsp;contains occasional articles and information relating to the upcoming election candidates and issues.</li> <li>You can also view a <a href="http://www.greenecountymo.org/election/Apr_2011/candidates%20&amp;%20issues.pdf">sample ballot</a> for the April 5 general municipal election on the Greene County Clerk's website.</li> </ul> <p><br /> The <a href="http://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/voter_rights.asp">Voter's Bill of Rights</a> explains your rights as a registered Missouri voter. For additional voting and elections information contact the <a href="http://greenecountymo.org/election/">Greene County Clerk</a>'s office&nbsp;at 417-868-4055 or <a href="http://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/">Missouri's Secretary of State</a> office at 800-NOW-VOTE.</p>
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April 5 General Municipal Election

The general municipal election in Greene County will be held on April 5. Polls are scheduled to be open from 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Registering to Vote

The deadline for registering to vote is set at 28 days prior to elections. Greene County voters needed to register to vote by March 9 in order to vote in the April 5 general municipal election. If you missed the cut-off date, be sure to get registered so that you can vote in June. This link directs you to the Greene County Clerk's website and will allow you to make an address change to your voter information, as well as complete a registration application for mailing.

Voter Registration Lookup

This tool is provided by Missouri's Secretary of State office. If you are not sure if your registration is valid or matches your current address, this is a good place to locate that information. If you are registered to vote, you can make changes to your information on the day of elections when you go to the polls.

Proper ID for voting

Here you’ll find a visual list of the approved forms of ID to be used when voting. Only one form of ID is required.

Where do I vote? Precinct Location Listings

If you have moved since the last time you registered to vote, this list can help you determine which polling site is closest to your address. They are organized by precinct, which is also helpful if you are a newly registered voter.

Candidates and Issues

  • The League of Women Voters of Southwest Missouri is hosting two candidate forums (March 22 and March 29) for the April 5 general municipal election.
  • The News-Leader's Politics & Government section contains occasional articles and information relating to the upcoming election candidates and issues.
  • You can also view a sample ballot for the April 5 general municipal election on the Greene County Clerk's website.


The Voter's Bill of Rights explains your rights as a registered Missouri voter. For additional voting and elections information contact the Greene County Clerk's office at 417-868-4055 or Missouri's Secretary of State office at 800-NOW-VOTE.


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