The Carbon County Democratic Committee would like to remind county residents of upcoming voter registration deadlines for this November's General Election. The election will be held on Tuesday, November 6 and any interested parties have until Tuesday, October 9 to register to vote. In addition to registering new voters, those interested in obtaining an absentee ballot have until Tuesday, October 30 to apply for a civilian absentee ballot.

Billy O'Gurek, Jr., chair of the Carbon County Democratic Committee, remarked "2012 is an important year for the direction of our county and our country. For those interested in participating in this year's election, our headquarters is a great one stop shopping spot for registering to vote, changing parties, or applying for absentee ballots. Hours stretch into the evening so those who work during the day can stop and register. Plus our headquarters is handicap accessible."

The Carbon County Democratic Committee Headquarters is located at 110 S. First Street, Lehighton. Official office hours are Monday to Friday from 2:00PM to 7:00PM and the office phone number is (610) 377-5178. Interested residents can also find literature and information about all Democratic candidates at the office.