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Important facts for voting in the Primary Election

Remember: June 15 is the deadline to request a ballot by mail at

By Lisa Greer, Adair County Clerk

The 2020 Kentucky Primary Election is June 23, 2020, and in-person voting is now open. In the Primary you can only vote your party. You can download a sample ballot for the primary here: Adair 2020 Primary (PDF).

FAQs for voting in person
  • If I want to vote in person when can I do so?
    Anytime from now until Election Day June 23, 2020

  • What times can I vote in person?
    Monday-Friday 8amCT to 4pmCT, Saturdays from 8amCT to 11amCT, and Election Day from 6amCT to 6pmCT

  • Where is the location to vote in person?
    Adair County Annex Basement, 424 Public Square, Columbia KY

  • Is there an elevator going to basement?
    Yes there is an elevator or steps

  • Can I come any day or do I have to wait for Election Day?
    You may come on any weekday or Saturday, during the provided hours listed above, between now and Elecion Day

  • Is this the only location to vote in person?

  • What will I need to vote?
    Proof of identity by one of these methods: Driver's License, (which is quickest), Personal Acquaintance with election officer, Social Security Card, Credit Card, Any ID card with picture and signature of voter; Any KY State Government issued ID card, and Any United State government-issued ID card. Please have one of these ready.

We ask that you follow CDC's guidelines

Important reminders if voting by mail:

  • If calling our office to request a ballot by mail, the deadline to do so is June 15, 2020 at 4pmCT. The phone number is 270-384-2801
  • If requesting a ballot by mail on the online secure portal the deadline is June 15, 2020 at 11:59pmET
  • If you have requested a ballot by mail, please read carefully the enclosed instructions, make sure all highlighted areas are signed and all envelopes are sealed.
  • Please make sure to return as soon as possible, either by mail or in our drop off box located within the County Clerk's Office, 424 Public Square #3, Columbia, KY.
As always if you have any questions please call at any time 270-384-2801 or email

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