(ORANGE, NJ) - Now there is simply no excuse not to vote during this year's Orange Mayoral and Council election. This year it will be as simple as checking your mail box.

On March 19th, the Governor announced everyone must vote by mail in the May 12, 2020, election due to Coronavirus social distancing precautions.

Every registered voter will receive a ballot in the mail to be filled out, signed and mailed back. To register to vote, download an application in English or in Spanish. The deadline to register to vote for the May primary is April 8th.

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People who are on probation or parole are now able to register to vote in New Jersey because of a law passed December 2019. 

For more information, contact the Essex County's Clerks Office at 465 Martin Luther King Blvd., Newark, NJ 07102-0690, Tel: (973) 621.4921, Email: info@essexclerk.com. 

Below is a sample ballot:

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