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Vote-By-Mail And Early In-Person Voting Opens For The September 12, 2023 Primary Election

Aug 24, 2023

(Cleveland) – The September 12, 2023 Primary Election is for candidates in Garfield Heights, City Council Ward 2 and Maple Heights City Council District 6. The winners will advance to the November 7, 2023 General Election.

Vote-by-Mail and Early In-Person voting will begin on August 15, 2023 for the September 12, 2023 Primary Election. Vote-by-Mail Ballot Applications are available online at, by calling 216-443-VOTE (8683) and at all public libraries.

Vote-by-Mail Ballot Applications must be received by the Board of Elections on or before 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 5, 2023.

Early In-Person Voting is located at the Board of Elections, 2925 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland. Voting Hours are listed below and can also be found at

Weekdays*August 15th – September 1st8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
MondaySeptember 4th Holiday - Closed
TuesdaySeptember 5th 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Weekdays*September 6th – 8th7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
SaturdaySeptember 9th8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
SundaySeptember 10th1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

*Weekdays are denoted as Monday through Friday.

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