Voter registration deadline fast approaching as elections approach
HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – More than 200 local elections will soon be taking place across South Carolina, and now is the time to register to make sure your voice is heard.
In Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach, voters will choose a mayor and three members of city council. It is important to note that municipal elections are non-partisan and members will serve four-year terms.
Anyone over the age of 18 on or before November 2, 2021 can register to vote now. Anyone who has recently moved to South Carolina from another state should still register.
Horry County Voter Registration and Election Officer Sandy Martin said voters had many options to vote. If you want to register in person, you can visit any library or chamber of commerce building, in addition to the Elections Office in Conway.
Voters can also register online here if you already have a South Carolina ID.
If you want to get a mail-in ballot, Martin says the process is pretty straightforward.
“If you want a postal ballot, you can do it online when voting. govt. You can get the application there, fill it out, and mail it. Or you can call us and we’ll mail the request to you, ”Martin said.
The Horry County voter registration and election office is located at 1515 4th Avenue in Conway. You can reach them by phone at (843) 915-5440.
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