Early Voting Underway
Treasure Coast - Friday August 12, 2022: Early voting is underway in Florida, it began Saturday August 13 and runs through Saturday August 20.
Here are the locations and hours for early voting along the Treasure Coast in Okeechobee, Indian River, St. Lucie and Martin Counties.
RE$MEMBER THE FOLLOWING if you plan on voting early:
Photo and signature identification is required.
Acceptable forms of photo identification include:
Florida driver license
- Florida identification card issued by the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
- United States passport
- Debit or credit card
- Military identification
- Student identification
- Retirement center identification
- Neighborhood association identification
- Public assistance identification
- State of Florida concealed weapon or firearm license
- Employee identification card issued by any branch, department, agency, or entity of the federal government, state, a county, or a municipality
- Veteran health identification card issued by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs
If the picture identification does not contain a signature, you will be asked to show an additional identification with your signature. If you do not bring your ID, you may still vote, however, you will be required to vote a provisional ballot, which will later be evaluated by a canvassing board for eligibility.
If you need help in reading or marking your ballot, you may bring someone with you, or poll workers are available to assist. Spanish language assistance and ADA-compliant voting equipment are available at all early voting locations.
Indian River County
Early voting in Indian River County for the August 23 Primary Election begins Saturday, August 13 (statewide) and runs through Saturday, August 20, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Registered Indian River County voters can vote at any of the following three early voting locations.
Sebastian City Hall Council Chambers – 1225 Main Street, Sebastian
Supervisor of Elections Office – 4375 43rd Avenue, Vero Beach
Indian River County Main Library – 1600 21st Street, Vero Beach
Secure ballot intake stations (formerly known as drop boxes) are available at all three early voting locations during voting hours. Ballots are returned daily to the Elections Office from each early voting site’s secure ballot intake station.
In Martin County, (and statewide) early voting begins on Saturday August 13 and runs through Saturday August 20.
Registered Martin County voters can vote early from 8 am until 5 pm daily at the following three early voting and secure intake locations:
*Elections Center - 135 SE Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Stuart
* Elisabeth Lahti Library - 15200 SW Adams Ave, Indiantown
* Hobe Sound Library - 10595 SE Federal Hwy, Hobe Sound
The Martin County Supervisor of Elections website is at: https://www.martinvotes.gov/
ST LUCIE COUNTY
In St. Lucie County early voting will begin on Saturday August 13, and ends on Saturday August 20.
Early voting will take place from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm daily at the following locations:
Renaissance Business Park (Formerly Orange Blossom Business Center)4132 Okeechobee Rd.
Zora Neale Hurston Library3008 Avenue D,
Indian River State College Veterans Center of Excellence – New Location
500 NW California Blvd.,
Port St. Lucie
MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Event Center9221 S.E. Event Center Place
Port St. LucieMap Directions
Paula A. Lewis Library2950 SW Rosser Blvd.,
Port St. Lucie
Port St. Lucie Community Center
2195 SE Airoso Blvd.,
Port St. Lucie
The St. Lucie County Supervisor of Elections website is: https://www.slcelections.com/
Early voting In Okeechobee County is available at the Elections Office starting Saturday August 13 until Saturday August 20. Early voting is available to all Okeechobee County voters up to 15 days before Election Day.
The early voting site is located at:
The Supervisor of Elections Office in the Historic Courthouse - 304 NW 2nd St. in Okeechobee from 8:30 am until 7 pm
Please bring proper identification for early voting as required by Florida Statutes.
If you are unable to provide proper ID, you can still vote a provisional ballot. As long as you are eligible your provisional ballot will count provided the signature on the provisional ballot voter's certificate and affirmation matches the signature on your registration record.
Do not hesitate to ask if you have questions on procedures for casting your ballot or for using the voting equipment. Sample ballots are available for review prior to each election.
If you need assistance to vote, notify the election worker. You may bring someone to assist you or assistance can be provided.
If you need to change your residence address or update your signature, notify the election worker BEFORE voting. They will assist you with completing the necessary paperwork.
Okeechobee Supervisor of Elections website: https://www.voteokeechobee.gov/-Voter--Education/Early-Vote-Info