North Santa Rosa

Last Day to Register to Vote Tuesday, Oct. 9th

 Voter Registration Deadline Oct. 9

 The Santa Rosa County Supervisor of Elections would like to remind voters that Tuesday, Oct. 9th is the last day to register to vote in the 2012 general election on Tuesday, Nov. 6.

Florida law mandates that registration books close 29 days before an election. This year, due to the Columbus Day holiday, the deadline was extended. New registrations must be completed on or before the end of the close of business on Oct. 9. You may register to vote at the following locations:

● In Milton, the elections office is located at 6495 Caroline St. in Suite F of the Santa Rosa County Administrative Complex (located directly behind the McDonald’s restaurant on Hwy 90). Hours of operation are 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.,    Monday – Friday.

● In Gulf Breeze, the elections office is located at 5841 Gulf Breeze Pkwy. in the Southside Service Center (located one block from the Gulf Breeze Zoo). The office will be  open Oct. 1-5 and Oct. 8-9. The hours of operation will be 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.    on the appropriate dates.

Sample ballots for all precincts in the county will be mailed to households Oct. 1-5.  Sample ballots are also available at

Early voting for the general election is Saturday, Oct. 27 through Saturday, Nov. 3, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. To avoid lines, voters are encouraged to take advantage of early voting or request an absentee ballot. Requests can be made online at  For more information, call (850) 983- 1900 or visit


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