Northeast News
Oct. 7, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Missouri —With the deadline to vote for the November general election closing in, the Kansas City Board of Elections (KCEB) wants to remind everyone to register by Wednesday, Oct. 8.

Residents may register either: in person at the Election Board headquarters in Union Station, at all local libraries, City Hall and other government agencies, or by visiting the Missouri Secretary of State’s website at

Absentee voting has already begun for the Nov. 4 election. If you’re unable to make it to the polls on election day, voters may request an absentee ballot and either return it to the KCEB headquarters by 7 p.m. election day (in person or by mail) or, vote (in person) until 5 p.m., Monday, Nov. 3. Military member and those overseas voters have until the Friday after election day, Nov. 7, for KCEB to receive their ballots. Requests for mail-in absentee voting ballots must be received at by 5 p.m. Oct. 29.

In-person absentee is available daily at KCEB’s Union Station headquarters in Suite 610, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday before election day (November 1), 8 a.m.-12 p.m. For additional information about what’s on the ballot, polling locations or to check your voter status, visit