The League of Women Voters Newport County is sponsoring three voter registration drives the week of September 22.
On Saturday, Sept. 22, league volunteers will be registering voters at the Aquidneck Growers Market, 909 East Main Road, Middletown from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Wednesday, Sept. 26,league volunteers will register voters at the Growers Market on Memorial Boulevard between 2:00 and 6:00 pm.
Applications for Rhode Island absentee ballots and information about acceptable forms of identification required to vote will be available.
Tuesday, September 25 is National Voter Registration Day. The League and Salve Regina University are co-sponsoring a voter registration drive at O’Hare Academic Center, Ochre Court Avenue, from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. The League and Salve students will be on hand to register voters, answer questions about absentee ballots and voter identification requirements.
The deadline to register to vote in the November election is October 7.