Boone County 6th this year to adopt vote centers

(WISH Photo/Ron Nakasone)
(WISH Photo/Ron Nakasone)

LEBANON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana county is the latest to get vote centers for its elections.

The secretary of state’s office announced Monday that Boone County, northwest of Indianapolis, had become the 18th Indiana county where vote centers are approved.

Other counties have plans pending with the secretary of state’s office, which oversees elections in Indiana. A 2011 state law allows makes vote centers an option for any Indiana county.

Vote centers are polling places where any eligible voters in the county may cast their ballots instead of a specific polling location. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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