The November 3 general election is fast approaching – are you registered to vote? Marion Polk Food Share would like to remind you that your voice matters and that your vote can have a direct impact on hungry members of our community.

Important dates for Oregon voters:

  • Tuesday, Oct. 13 is the deadline for voter registration, which can be completed online, in person or through the mail. Mailed registration materials must be postmarked by this date.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 28 is the last day ballots can be mailed. After that, they must be placed in a dropbox. Ballot dropbox sites are open 18-20 days before Election Day, depending on your area. Oregon’s early voting takes place by mail.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 3 is Election Day. Absentee ballots must be received in the mail or returned in person by 8 p.m.

Visit the links below for more information about registration, tracking your ballot and elections in your area.