Scioto County Board of Elections

602 7th St Room 105
Portsmouth, Ohio 45662

Phone: 740-353-4178 
Fax: 740-355-8326

Office Hours Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

email:  [email protected]

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Board Meetings
4th Tuesday of each month at 4:00pm
Next Board Meeting
Tuesday September 22, 2020

Voters can obtain absentee ballots three ways:
1. Voters can find applications for Absentee Ballot Application on our website. Download and print off an Absentee Ballot Application and mail to the Board of Election’s office.
2. Email a request for Absentee Application, include your name, mailing address, contact information and number of applications needed to [email protected]
3. If you do not have access to print off the application below or email, please call us and leave a detailed message to request an application be mailed to you.

To request a ballot by mail, complete and print the application available here:

Absentee Ballot Applications can be returned to: Scioto County Board of Elections
602 7th Street Room 105
PortsmouthOH 45662

Julia Gearheart  

Deputy Director:
Teresa Knittel     

Clerk / Technicians:
Beth Malone 
Tammy Smith  

Equipment Manager:
Mike Dissinger    

Board Members:
Angie Davis, Chairman
Rodney Barnett
Marie Hoover
Kevin Craft

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