Voting in a Municipal Election

Registering to Vote:

Voter registration forms may picked up from the City Clerk’s office at 402 Lee Street NE, Decatur, AL 35601. You can also register to vote online at the Secretary of State’s website .

If you are unsure of your voter information, contact the Board of Registrars for the county where you reside.

Morgan County:
Morgan County Board of Registrars
Morgan County Courthouse, 1st floor
302 Lee Street, NE
Decatur, Alabama 35601
(256) 351-4660

Limestone County:
Limestone County Board of Registrars
100 South Clinton Street
Athens, Alabama 35801
(256) 233-6405

Information Regarding the Fair Campaign Practices Act:

All questions regarding the Fair Campaign Practices Act & its related forms are to be directed to the Secretary of State’s office .

General questions regarding municipal elections should be directed to:
Stacy Gilley, City Clerk-Treasurer
(256) 341-4532

Absentee Application Information

1. Download the appropriate forms:
Click to download an absentee application  or a sample run-off ballot .

2.Complete and Mail or Return Your Absentee Ballot:
Once you complete the absentee application, mail it (only one application per envelope) to the following address:

Decatur City Hall
Attn: Absentee Election Manager
P.O. Box 488
Decatur, AL 35602-0488

IMPORTANT NOTE: Ballot must be post marked only by the United States Postal Service (USPS) and no later than the day before the Election Day.

You can also return your application by hand delivering it to:

City Clerk Dept.
402 Lee Street NE
Decatur, AL 35601

IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are hand delivering an application, only the person who filled out the application can deliver it to this office.