Statewide voter registration push to begin next week

Next week the Louisiana Secretary of State and the state’s registrars will be encouraging residents to register to vote in preparation for this year’s upcoming election season.

The week marks Louisiana’s annual Voter Registration Week, which will include registration promotion events and election education seminars, according to a news release from Secretary of State Tom Schedler.

Residents can always register to vote online at www.GeauxVote.com; at local parish Registrar of Voters offices; the Office of Motor Vehicles; or various other public agencies.

Residents may visit www.sos.la.gov to view contact information for each parish’s registrar of voters as well as a list of scheduled statewide events. For more information, visit www.GeauxVote.com or call (225) 922-0900.