SPRINGFIELD, NJ — Ahead of this November's election, Springfield residents can now submit their ballots locally in a secure ballot drop box right here in town.

Announced by Union County Board of Elections Administrator Nicole Dirado, the drop-off box located at Chisholm Community Center joins a growing list of other ballot boxes throughout municipalities in Union County. The county board of elections is scheduled to roll out a total of 22 such boxes in upcoming weeks.

As far as security measures to make sure voters ballots are safe, all boxes are under 24/7 camera surveillance and picked up on a daily basis by a bipartisan team of Union County Election Board employees.

For more information and a complete list of ballot boxes, please go to: https://ucnj.org/boe/