May 19, 2020 Election -
City of Douglas
Learn about the May 19, 2020 election happening in the City of Douglas.
|Location||Election Type||What's on the Ballot|
|Douglas||Ballot by Mail||Mayoral Runoff|
*As of Aug 9, 2017, voter registration deadlines falling on a legal holiday or weekend move to the next immediate business day, pursuant to changes enacted by SB 1307.
The election happening in the City of Douglas is a ballot by mail election. This means the county will automatically mail a ballot to every eligible voter. The purpose of this election is determine who will be elected as Mayor.
Because this is a ballot by mail election, the Cochise County Recorder's Office will be serving as ballot replacement site. The Recorder's Office is located at 1415 Melody Lane, Building E, Bisbee, AZ 85603 (Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM). The Recorder's Office will be open from 6 AM to 7 PM on election day.
Douglas City Hall will also be serving as a replacement center but only on Election Day (May 19th). City Hall is located at 425 E 10th St, Douglas, AZ 85607 (Election Day Hours: 6 AM to 7 PM).
Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day. Don't forget your ID!2. Do I need ID to vote before election day?
It depends. If you vote by mail, ID is not required. Your signature on the mail in ballot affidavit is compared to your voter registration record by the County Recorder to determine if the signature is valid.
ID is required if you vote at a ballot replacement site!
Military and Overseas voters have special voting rights under federal and state law (Uniformed & Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA)). These rights include the use of a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) to register to vote and request an early ballot as well as the use of a Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB), which serves as an emergency back-up ballot. Learn More4. Do I have to vote everything on my ballot?
No, voters do not have to vote everything on their ballot. The votes they do cast will still be counted. However, we encourage voters to vote down the ballot as local races, propositions, judges, etc. can impact voters' daily lives.