MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Anyone who wants to cast their ballot in the upcoming special election in Miami-Dade and hasn’t registered yet has until the end of the business day Monday to do so.
Miami-Dade voters will be deciding if funds for the modernization of the Jackson Heath System can be raised through issuing bonds.READ MORE: Coral Springs Police: 3 Separate Crime Scenes Tied To One Suspect
Voters in Hialeah, Homestead, Miami and Miami Beach will also have the chance to vote on a number of municipal races and questions.
“In order to participate in this election, you must be a registered voter. Today is the deadline, and I encourage all eligible residents to register and to take advantage of their right to vote,” stated Penelope Townsley, Miami-Dade County Supervisor of Elections.READ MORE: Brightline Celebrates 3 Years Of Service As It Nears Orlando Extension Completion
To register to vote, you must:
- Be 18 years or older
- Be a U.S. citizen
- Be a permanent resident of Miami-Dade County
To register, you can go the Elections Department website and download an online form to fill out. To hand deliver the registration form, go to 2700 NW 87th Avenue, Doral, Florida, 33172 or at the Stephen P. Clark Center at 111 NW 1st Street, Miami, Florida
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The special election is November fifth.