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Feb. 7, 2023 City of St. Charles Mayoral Primary

Feb. 7, 2023 City of St. Charles Mayoral Primary Election Day Voting Centers

Voting will take place on Election Day at voting centers rather than the usual precinct polling locations. City of St. Charles residents may vote at any one of the four locations listed below on Election Day:

  • St. Charles Fire Department Station #4
    3201 Boschertown Road, St. Charles, MO 63301
  • St. Charles West High School
    3601 Droste Road, St. Charles, MO 63301
  • St. Charles Family Arena
    2002 Arena Parkway, St. Charles, MO 63303
  • St. Charles County Election Authority
    397 Turner Boulevard, St. Peters, MO 63376

For New Missouri Residents Living in the City of St. Charles, the Last Day to Register to Vote in the Feb. 7, 2023 City of St. Charles Mayoral Primary is Wednesday, Jan. 11

  • New Missouri residents living in the City of St. Charles can register in person at the Election Authority office at 397 Turner Boulevard in St. Peters, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. The office will be closed Friday, Dec. 23, 2022; Monday, Dec. 26, 2022; and Monday, Jan. 2, 2023.
  • Online registration is available on the Secretary of State’s website.

Absentee Voting in the City of St. Charles Mayoral Primary Begins
Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022

  • Absentee voting will be available at the St. Charles County Election Authority office at 397 Turner Boulevard in St. Peters. In-person absentee voting will be available Dec. 27, 2022-Feb. 6, 2023. In-person no excuse absentee voting will be available Jan. 24-Feb. 6.
  • Voting Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, Dec. 27, 2022-Feb. 6, 2023. The office will be closed Monday, Jan. 2, 2023, in observance of New Year’s Day, and Monday, Jan. 16 , 2023, for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Additional voting hours: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 4.

For information regarding absentee voting, please see Voting in St. Charles County.

Photo IDs Required for Voting

IDs allowed for voting

  1. Nonexpired Missouri driver’s license
  2. Nonexpired or nonexpiring Missouri nondriver’s license
  3. Military ID with a photo that is not expired or has no expiration date
  4. A U.S. or Missouri-issued document with the voter’s name (matching the most recent signature on their registration record), photo, and an expiration date and isn’t expired (or, if expired, after the date of the most recent general election)

If a voter does not have a photo ID, they can use a blue provisional ballot that counts if the signature on the blue envelope matches the signature on the voter registration record, regardless of whether the voter is Active or Active – Needs ID

Commonly used IDs are that are NO LONGER allowed: student IDs, out-of-state driver’s licenses, voter ID cards, sample ballots, utility bills, and bank statements.

Absentee Voting

What’s changed under the new law?

  • Voters need to bring a photo ID to vote in person absentee. 
  • No-excuse in person absentee voting starts on the second Tuesday before the election at the Election Authority office. 
  • Absentee excuses increased to include a voter is incapacitated or confined on election day and a caretaker residing at the same address, and adds that being a first responder, health care worker, or member of law enforcement are valid reasons to vote absentee 
  • Election authorities need to hand mark or stamp each absentee ballot envelope as it is “received” with the date and time.
  • Ban on drop boxes 
  • No one can solicit a voter into receiving an absentee ballot application and pre-filled absentee ballot applications are prohibited.

No Excuse Absentee Voting

For two weeks leading up to an election, voters can vote in-person absentee without an excuse.  The implementation of the new election law, which became effective Aug. 28, 2022, gives voters in Missouri increased access to absentee voting.

Directions to the Election Authority

  • The Election Authority is located off I-70 and Highway 79 in St. Peters.
  • Exit off I-70 and head north on Highway 79.
  • Get in the right lane and bear right onto the North Outer Road exit.
  • Go straight at the stop sign, crossing over the North Outer Road.
  • You will be on Turner Boulevard. The Election Authority is in the second building on the right.

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