- Category: News
- Published on 05 October 2012
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
The deadline to register to be eligible to vote in the upcoming General Election is Tuesday, Oct. 9. The date was extended due to the Columbus Day holiday on Monday, Oct. 8. There are currently about 6,659 registered voters in Franklin County. See the Oct. 4 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for details on how to register to vote and how to obtain a ballot by mail.