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Drive-thru voter registration happening in Hawaii

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The deadline to register to vote in the primary election is July 10. In an effort to provide another opportunity to register to vote, election officials will be holding drive-thru voter registration events on July 9 and 10 at various locations. Individuals can drive to designated locations and register on the spot.

"Just stay in your car and election officials will be able to assist in registering you to vote," said Chief Election Officer, Scott Nago.

Registered voters that have changed their name or moved since the last election should re-register before the voter registration deadline.

You must be a U.S. citizen, a resident of Hawaii and at least 18 years old to vote.

2014 Drive-thru Voter Registration locations:

Hawaii Location: Kona Kmart, Pahoa Marketplace and Old GMC in Hilo
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Kauai Location Office of the County Clerk, Elections Division
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Oahu Location: Hawaii State Capitol (front of the Capitol facing Beretania St.)
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Wikiwiki Voter Registration Forms are available at:
  • U.S. Post Offices
  • Public Libraries
  • Yellow Pages
· Office of Elections website: www.hawaii.gov/elections

· City/County Clerk's Offices

· Most State Agencies

Completed voter registration forms must be turned in to the appropriate City/County Clerk by 4:30 p.m. or postmarked by July 10, 2014 if mailed.

The primary election is on Saturday, August 9, 2014. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. For additional information on the 2014 Elections, visit www.hawaii.gov/elections or call (808) 453-VOTE (8683).

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