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Local Elections:

Early voting for municipal election primaries begins this week

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Justin M. Bowen

John Benson casts his ballot in the Las Vegas mayoral race at Meadows Mall Saturday, March 19, 2011.

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With primaries for municipal elections only a few weeks away, early voting starts this week for city council and mayoral races in North Las Vegas, Henderson and Las Vegas.

Residents can vote early at any of the polling sites within the city in which they live. Voters who haven’t registered to vote in the primaries have until Tuesday to sign up in person at their municipal city clerk’s office.

For a complete listing of candidates running in the elections click here.

Here’s when and where you can vote early:

    • Las Vegas

      Las Vegas features three races where incumbent city council members from Wards 2, 4 and 6 will attempt to defend their seats against multiple challengers each.

      Voter registration ends Tuesday and can be done in person at the City Clerk’s Office, 495 S. Main St. Residents can only cast a ballot for the race in their ward but may vote at any polling site in the city during early voting.

      Early voting starts Saturday and runs through March 29. Polling sites vary by the date, location and hours of operation:

      March 16

      • Vons, 820 S. Rampart Blvd., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • Albertsons, 7151 W. Craig Road, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 17

      • Vons, 820 S. Rampart Blvd., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • Albertsons, 7151 W. Craig Road, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 18

      • Vons, 820 S. Rampart Blvd., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • Albertsons, 7151 W. Craig Road, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 19

      • Closed

      March 20

      • Albertsons, 8410 Farm Road, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 21

      • Albertsons, 8410 Farm Road, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
      • Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

      March 22

      • Albertsons, 8410 Farm Road, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
      • Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

      March 23

      • Desert Vista Community Center, 10360 Sun City Blvd., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m..
      • Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

      March 24

      • Desert Vista Community Center, 10360 Sun City Blvd., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
      • Albertsons, 4850 W Craig Road, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

      March 25

      • Desert Vista Community Center, 10360 Sun City Blvd., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
      • Albertsons, 4850 W Craig Road, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

      March 26

      • Albertsons, 4850 W. Craig Road, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • Albertsons, 8350 W. Cheyenne Road, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 27

      • Albertsons, 10250 W. Charleston Blvd., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • Albertsons, 8350 W. Cheyenne Road, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
      • Centennial Plaza (trailer), Centennial Center Boulevard and West Tropical Parkway, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

      March 28

      • Albertsons, 10250 W. Charleston Blvd., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • Albertsons, 8350 W. Cheyenne Road, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
      • Centennial Plaza (trailer), Centennial Center Boulevard and West Tropical Parkway, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

      March 29

      • Albertsons, 10250 W. Charleston Blvd., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • Centennial Plaza (trailer), Centennial Center Boulevard and West Tropical Parkway, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • North Las Vegas

      Mayor Shari Buck’s quest for a second term highlights the slate of races in North Las Vegas. In Ward 1, candidates will compete to fill term-limited council member Robert Eliason’s seat, and in Ward 3, incumbent councilwoman Anita Wood will seek a second term.

      Voter registration is open through Tuesday but must be done in person at the City Clerk’s Office, 2250 Las Vegas Blvd. North, Suite 800.

      Residents can only cast a ballot for mayor and for the race in their ward. They can vote at any polling site in the city during early voting.

      Early voting starts Wednesday and runs through March 29. Polling sites vary by the date, location and hours of operation:

      Permanent early voting sites:

      • Silver Mesa Recreation Center, 4025 Allen Lane, Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
      • North Las Vegas City Hall, 2250 Las Vegas Blvd. North, March 13, 14, 18-21, 25-28, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

      Other:

      March 16

      • Albertsons, 3010 W. Ann Road, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 17

      • Albertsons, 3010 W. Ann Road., 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 18

      • College of Southern Nevada, Cheyenne campus (trailer), Cheyenne Avenue and College Drive, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 19

      • College of Southern Nevada, Cheyenne campus (trailer), Cheyenne Avenue and College Drive, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 20

      • Alexander Library, 1755 Alexander Road, 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

      March 21

      • Neighborhood Recreation Center, 1638 N. Bruce St., 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 22

      • Sun City Aliante, 7390 Aliante Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 23

      • Park Central Plaza (trailer), Losee Road and Tropical Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 24

      • Park Central Plaza (trailer), Losee Road and Tropical Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 25

      • Aliante Library, 2400 W. Deer Springs Way, 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

      March 26

      • Skyview Recreation Center, 3050 E. Centennial Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 27

      • Skyview Recreation Center, 3050 E. Centennial Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 28

      • Lowe’s (trailer), 2570 E. Craig Road, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 29

      • Lowe’s (trailer), 2570 E. Craig Road, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Henderson

      Mayor Andy Hafen will seek a second term but must fend off a crowd of six challengers to reclaim his seat. In Ward 3, incumbent John Marz, who was appointed to the council last year, seeks election to his first full term.

      All residents in Henderson can vote for mayor, the Ward 3 race and for municipal court judge at any polling site, regardless of where in the city they live.

      In-person voter registration will take place at the City Clerk’s Office, 240 S. Water St., through Tuesday.

      Early voting starts Saturday and runs through March 29. Polling sites vary by the date, location and hours of operation:

      Permanent early voting sites:

      • Henderson City Hall, 240 S. Water St., Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      • Galleria at Sunset mall, 1300 W. Sunset Road, Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      Other:

      March 16

      • Albertsons, 190 N. Boulder Highway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 17

      • Vons, 45 E. Horizon Ridge Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 18

      • Desert Willow Community Center, 2020 W. Horizon Ridge Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 19

      • Desert Willow Community Center, 2020 W. Horizon Ridge Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 20

      • Vons, 2667 Windmill Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 21

      • Albertsons, 575 College Drive, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 22

      • Solera at Anthem Community Center, 240 Somersworth Drive, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 23

      • Albertsons, 2650 Horizon Ridge Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 24

      • Albertsons, 2650 Horizon Ridge Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 25

      • Albertsons, 2851 N. Green Valley Parkway, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 26

      • Albertsons, 201 S. Stephanie St., 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 27

      • Sun City Anthem Center, 2450 Hampton Rd., 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 28

      • Sun City Anthem Center, 2450 Hampton Rd., 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

      March 17

      • Heritage Park Senior Facility, 300 Racetrack Road, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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