Early Voting Begins July 30 For August 2015 Phoenix ElectionEarly Voting Begins July 30 For August 2015 Phoenix Election<div class="ExternalClass34C908ECADDA41A092F533CED7832161"><p>Early voting begins on Thursday, July 30, for the August 2015 Mayor and Council Election.  Voters may cast an early ballot during business hours at Phoenix City Hall, 200 W. Washington St., 15th floor, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Thursday, July 30, through Friday, Aug. 21.<br><br>Phoenix voters who are on the permanent early voting list (PEVL) will begin to receive early ballots beginning Thursday, July 30.  If residents are not on the PEVL and wish to receive an early ballot by mail, a signed written request must be received by 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14. Request forms are available online at phoenix.gov/elections and at city public service counters and libraries.<br><br>Voted early ballots must be received by the City Clerk no later than 7 p.m. on Election Day, Aug. 25.  Voters should allow sufficient time for mail delivery by Election Day. The United States Postal Service advises allowing 3 to 5 days for delivery of first class mail. Voted early ballots also may be delivered to any voting location during voting hours.<br><br>Voters who complete their ballots early are encouraged to return the ballot as soon as it is voted.  Returning voted ballots as early as possible provides more time for signature verification and processing so that final election results are available sooner.<br><br>Accessible voting devices that permit voters with disabilities to vote independently will be available at all voting locations.<br><br>Comprehensive information about the August election is available by contacting the City Clerk Department at 602-261-VOTE (8683), or by using the 7-1-1 Relay System, following on Twitter @PHXElections or visiting phoenix.gov/elections.</p></div>7/22/2015 4:00:00 PMYvette Roeder602-501-0620