Special Election August 3

Many jurisdictions in Missouri have a special election on Tuesday, August 3. Polls will be open from 6 am to 7 pm.

Voters in St. Louis city and county and parts of Franklin and Jefferson counties will vote on a property tax increase proposed by the St. Louis Community College District. Check with your local election authority for other races or ballot measures.

Turnout for the April 6 municipal elections was very low. St. Louis City reported that 29.09 percent of eligible voters cast a ballot in the mayoral race. Turn-out was lower in other jurisdictions.

St. Louis County – 14.3 percent

Kansas City – 10.99 percent

Jackson County – 10.5 percent

Clay County – 9.87 percent

Platte County – 15.35 percent

Click here for helpful information on voting rights from the Missouri Voter Protection Coalition. If you encounter any problems voting or have questions, call the Hotline at 1-866-OUR-VOTE (866-687-8683).

This Register & Vote Brochure provides more information on registering and voting in Missouri. For unbiased information on candidates and ballot measures, go to VOTE411.org before each election.

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