Up for Election

On Tuesday, Arlington will hold a special election to fill the unexpired term of the County Board seat vacated by the death of chairman Charles P. Monroe. Today's Alexandria Arlington Extra includes information on the race and biographical boxes with background about each candidate.

Poll Hours

6 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Who Can Vote

Any registered county voter can vote. The last day to register to vote or update voting addresses was Feb. 25. The last day for in-person absentee voting is Saturday. The deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail is today at 5 p.m. You can apply for an absentee ballot by mail; by fax; by picking up a form at any county library, post office or recreation center; by calling the Office of Voter Registration at 703-228-3456 to request an application form; or by downloading a form from www.co.arlington.va.us/voters and mailing it in. The fax number is 703-228-3659. When you register to vote, you are sent a voter registration card with the name of your precinct and location of your polling place. If you have lost or misplaced your card, call the Office of Voter Registration at 703-228-3456. For more information on polling places, including directions and maps, visit www.co.arlington.va.us/voters/pollplce.htm.

SOURCE: Office of Voter Registration