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24 Hour Ballot Drop Box

Guernsey County Board of Elections 24 hour ballot drop box is located in front of The Guernsey County Administration Building / Board of Elections Office 627 Wheeling Avenue Cambridge, Ohio 43725

Public 24 Hour Ballot Proofing

For the November 3, 2020 General Election Ballot begins 9:00am Monday, September 14, 2020 and ends 9:00am Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Proclamation- Notice of General Election

The Board of Elections of Guernsey County, Ohio issues this Proclamation and Notice of Election.

A General Election will be held on Tuesday, the 3rd day of November, 2020 at the usual place of holding elections in each and every precinct in Guernsey County or at such places as the Board may designate, for the purpose of choosing the following offices: President/Vice-President of the United States, United States Congress 6th District, Ohio Senate 20th District, Ohio House of Representatives 97th District, County Commissioner Jan. 2 term, County Commissioner Jan. 3 term, County Prosecuting Attorney, County Clerk of Courts, County Sheriff, County Recorder, County Treasurer, County Engineer, County Coroner, Ohio Supreme Court Jan. 1 term, Ohio Supreme Court Jan. 2 term, Ohio Court of Appeals 5th District Feb. 9 term, County Court of Common Pleas, and State Board of Education 9th District, and to determine the following questions or issues: Guernsey County Senior Citizens Center Levy, Guernsey County Children Services Levy, Cambridge City Fire Levy, Cumberland Village Current Expenses Levy, Fairview Village Current Expenses Levy, Lore City Village Current Expenses Levy, Lore City Street Improvements Levy, Pleasant City Village Street Improvements and Maintenance Levy, Quaker City Village Sewage Disposal Levy, Senecaville Village Police Protection Levy, Adams Township Road Maintenance Levy, Adams Township Fire Protection Levy, Richland Township (Excluding Senecaville and a part of Lore City) Road Levy, Wills Township (Excluding Old Washington and a part of Lore City) Fire Protection Levy, and Local Liquor Option Sunday Sales for a Particular Location in Center B Precinct.

The polls for the election will be open at 6:30 a.m. and remain open until 7:30 p.m. on Election day.

By Order of the Board of Elections,

Guernsey County, Ohio

Donald D. Brown, Chairman

Lori A. Bamfield

Closed Monday, February 17, 2020

The office will be closed Monday, February 17, 2020 for President’s Day Holiday.

The office will re-open 9:00 A.M. Tuesday, February 18, 2020.

The office will be open 9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 for the Voter Registration Dead-line for the March 17, 2020 Primary Election.

Absentee/ Early Voting

Absentee/ Early Voting will begin September 20, 2019 for Military and UOCAVA voters.

Voter Registration Closes for the November 5, 2019 General Election on Monday, October 7, 2019 at 9:00 pm.

Regular Absentee/ Early Voting will begin October 8, 2019 at 8:00 am.

Next Election

The next election in Guernsey County will be Tuesday, November 3, 2020, General Election. Polling locations will be open 6:30 am to 7:30 pm.


Guernsey County Board of Elections will be closed Monday, November 11, 2019 to observe the Veteran’s Day Holiday. The office will re-open Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 9:00 am.