Everything you need to know about early voting in the Florida primary in Polk County

Posted at 2:41 PM, Aug 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-10 03:40:40-04

The 2018 election will be a big one in Florida. A U.S. Senate seat, the governor position, numerous seats in the state legislature and some referendums are on the ballot.

The Florida primary is quickly approaching on August 28.

We've all been there on election day, waiting in long lines to vote. But early voting is becoming more and more popular.

To see what will be on your ballot when you go to vote,click here.

As long as you are a Polk County resident, you can vote at ANY early voting site in the county.

Here is a list of locations where you can vote early in Polk County: Early voting is open here from Saturday, Aug. 18-Saturday, Aug. 25 from 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Polk Street Community Center
1255 Polk St. Bartow, FL 33830

Davenport Community Center
5 S. Allapaha Ave. Davenport, FL 33837

Haines City Library
111 N. 6th St. Haines City, FL 33844

Polk County Government Center
930 E. Parker St. Lakeland, FL 33801

Simpson Park Community Center
1725 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. Lakeland, FL 33805

Eagle Ridge Mall
451 Eagle Ridge Dr. Lake Wales, FL 33859

Mulberry Phosphate Museum 33860
101 SE 1st St. Mulberry, FL  

Poinciana Community Center
395 Marigold Ave. Poinciana, FL 34759

Gill Jones NE Polk County Government Center
3425 Lake Alfred Rd. Winter Haven, FL 33881

To eliminate delays, please bring photo and signature identification (example: Driver's license, Florida ID, Military ID, Student ID, US Passport) when you vote early.  According to Florida Law, if you are unable to provide photo and signature ID you will be issued a provisional ballot.