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Absentee Ballot Instructions

Primary Election to be Absentee Only

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How to get an absentee ballot application:

  • Download an absentee ballot request at
  • Pick up a free copy at The Herald
  • Have one sent to you by calling the Stark County BOE Toll-Free at 866-878-8683
  • Note: Absentee ballot applications must be returned to the Board of Elections by 12:00 pm (noon) on April 25, 2020. This is NOT the deadline for VOTING, it's the deadline to apply for an absentee ballot.


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Remember when filling out the application:

The date of the election is March 17, 2020

Mark Primary Election

  • You can choose a Democratic, Republican or Libertarian ballot or an issues only ballot that has no candidates at all.

When you receive your ballot

  • Complete the ballot and return ASAP. It must be postmarked by April 27.
  • Mail the ballot back or drop off at the curbside ballot box at the Board of Elections
  • Board of Election 3525 Regent Ave NE, Canton OH 44705 
  • Votes will be counted April 28







Issue 18 is a request for the necessary funds to maintain the current District programs/operations. Unfortunately, without additional revenue, the District will be forced to take action to reduce staff and programming beginning with the 2020-21 school year. 

ASK: $2,815,000 Annually

TERM: 5 Years

COST: $20/mo. for $100,000 Home

ELECTION: Absentee Only - Ballots Due April 27, 2020

Questions to the District can be submitted online at

Community Forum:
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