Media Release

Early Voting Hours Extended

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 1:00 AM
1:15 p.m. This release sent on behalf of Pam Carpenter, Alachua County Supervisor of Elections


ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The hours of operation for early voting locations has been extended from eight hours to 12 hours starting today.  Governor Charlie Crist signed an Executive Order to extend early voting hours across the State of Florida.  Click the following link to view the order:


Voters will be able to cast their ballot from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Saturday, November 1, 2008 which is the last day of early voting.


Early voting is available at the following locations:


Tower Road Branch Library

3020 SW 75th Street, Gainesville


Millhopper Road Branch Library

3145 NW 43rd Street, Gainesville


County Administration Building

12 SE 1st Street, Gainesville


For more information on Early Voting view our website at or call the Supervisor of Elections Office at (352) 374-5252.




  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).