The Battle Creek Clerk’s Office will be open extra hours this week to facilitate ease of voting absentee.

In a release, the Clerk’s Office says that  the office is open two extra hours Tuesday, until 6pm. And the office will be open from 8am to 2pm Saturday, exclusively for those turning in absentee ballot applications.

The City is working to make absentee voting accessible, because long lines are expected for the November 8th Election. Absentee ballot applications MUST be turned in by 2pm Saturday.

For a complete list of what makes you eligible to vote absentee, click here.