October 14, 2016 - 10:27 am
If you want to vote in this year’s elections, you must register by Tuesday.
If you are not yet registered, now is the time to do so. And with dozens of new technological efforts geared at getting every American registered, it’s easier than ever.
If you have a few minutes to spare, here are the requirements:
- U.S. citizenship
- Must be at least 18 by Nov. 8, 2016
- Live at a Nevada address by Oct. 9, 2016
- Not be convicted of a felony
- Not currently judged incompetent by a court
You’ll also need a Nevada driver’s license or ID card.
In Clark County you can register online or in person; the mail-in deadline has passed.
The Clark County Election Department at the Clark County Government Center, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway, first floor, will be open until 5 p.m. today; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday; and 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.
The Clark County Election Center, 965 Trade Drive, Suite A, in North Las Vegas will be open until 5 p.m. today; 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday and Sunday; and 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday.
For more information, go the the Clark County Election Department.
Hello.vote makes registering to vote simple. Start by texting HELLO to 384-387 and the chatbot will guide you through registration.
Vote.gov is the official government website and offers the most straightforward guidance.
Vote.org allows you to register, find out if you’re already registered or provide the steps for filling out an absentee ballot.
USA.gov can handle unusual circumstances like not having an ID or your name or address is mismatched.