Key dates are approaching before the Nov. 3 general election, with local, state and national races on the ballot. 

The general election is the final election held between nominees of various parties, as well as nonpartisan races including school board elections, ballot propositions and initiatives.

Registered voters can vote by mail or in person. 

The Maricopa County Elections Department will mail military and overseas ballots Sept. 16.

The voter registration deadline is Oct. 5. 

The county will mail early ballots mail Oct. 7.

In-person voting begins Oct. 7, through Election Day.

All voting locations will follow strict physical distancing and cleaning guidelines, according to the county.

Oct. 23 is the last day to request a ballot in the mail.

For more information, visit recorder.maricopa.gov/elections.

To check on your voting status, visit recorder.maricopa.gov/BeBallotReady.