Voters must register soon if they want to vote in the upcoming elections.
Jefferson County Voter Registrar Allison Nathan Getz announced Sept. 29 that anyone who wants to vote in the Nov. 3 election must register or make necessary corrections to their name and/or address on or before Monday, Oct. 5.
Jefferson County residents may register in person at the Jefferson County Courthouse located at 1149 Pearl St. in Beaumont; the Mid County Tax Office at 4605 Jerry Ware Drive in Nederland; or at the Jefferson County Sub-Courthouse at 525 Lakeshore Drive in Port Arthur. Several deputy voter registrars are also working throughout the community to register individuals.
If you have a name or address change, or are unsure of your status, call (409) 835-VOTE (8683) or (409) 985-VOTE (8683). All new voter registration applications and changes to your name and/or address must have the date indicated by the post office cancellation mark on or before Oct. 5.