CDC recommendations and Alaska Department of Health & Social Services (DHSS) mandates will be fully implemented at all Polling Places and Absentee Voting locations. These consist of, but are not limited to:
Lieutenant Governor Kevin Meyer, made a decision to mail all voters over age 65 an APPLICATION for by-mail voting. This was done because this group was identified by the CDC as one of the most vulnerable populations, the initiative is meant to help and encourage those over 65 years old to vote by-mail instead of going to a polling place.
Things to know if you are over 65 years of age:
Check out how DOE is training all Election Officials to operate polling places in a safe and secure way.
This page will be updated as further guidance and information becomes available.