Voters can cast ballots in person or by mail starting today for the Nov. 5 local elections.
In the Dayton region, there are hundreds of candidates on the ballot including key mayor races in cities including Dayton, Huber Heights, Kettering, Fairborn, Clayton and Piqua.
Most communities also have races for city councils, school boards and township trustees.
There are also more than 30 school levies on the ballot, including tax issues in Beavercreek, Centerville, Huber Heights, Kettering, Oakwood, Springboro, Vandalia and many others.
On Sunday, Oct. 20, watch a special edition of WHIO Reports focused on our region’s school levies. We will talk to superintendents and answer your questions.
Throughout October, will have complete coverage of many of the key races and issues in the newspaper and online.
Starting today, you can learn what’s on your ballot using our online voters guide at vote.daytondailynews.com.
For specific information including times and locations for in-person early voting, contact your board of elections.
Boards of elections will also mail out absentee ballots, beginning today, to voters who have already requested them. Voters have until Nov. 2 at noon to request an absentee ballot and may do so by contacting their county board of elections for more information, or by downloading an absentee ballot request form at MyOhioVote.com.
The deadline to register to vote is Oct. 7.