With a City of Bartlesville bond issue election scheduled for March, the deadline for those who would like to register to be part of it is fast approaching.
Those who are not already registered have until Feb. 9 to do so to be eligible to take part in the election. Up for a vote on March 6 will be a proposed $16.5 million General Obligation Bond package, which addresses several community projects. The proposal focuses on street repairs, storm drainage improvements, a new pumper truck for the fire department, and multiple parks and recreation projects such as a new fence for Kiddie Park, construction of the Price Tower Green and the continued renovation of the Price Fields Complex.
In order to take part in this election, voters must live within the Bartlesville City limits.
Oklahoma Voter Registration Application Forms are available at the Washington County Election Board Office, located at 420 S. Johnstone Ave., Suite 101 Bartlesville, OK 74003, and all post offices, public libraries and tag agencies. Forms are also available for download on the State Election Board website, www.elections.ok.gov. The deadline for registration applications to be received by the Washington County Election Board Office for the March 6 election is Friday, Feb. 9. Forms must be mailed in time to be postmarked by midnight on Feb. 9.
For more information, call the election board at 918-337-2850 or visit the Oklahoma State Election Board website, https://www.ok.gov/elections/