The Porter County
Voters Registration Office will be holding classes for poll workers from now
through next month in preparation for the May 3 primary election.
The office is
looking for persons interested in working the polls on Election Day.
receive pay and a $15 meal allowance. Poll inspectors will be paid $135 for
the day. Poll judges and poll clerks will receive $110.
For a Republican
position, please call the Voters Registration office at 219-465-3487. For a
Democrat position, please call 219-465-3398.
may also go in person to the Voters Registration Office, located in Room 105
of the Porter County Administration Building, 155 Indiana Ave., Valparaiso.
Also, this year
high school students ages 16 and over are allowed to work as poll clerks and
Students must have
at least a “B” grade average in order to be legible and will need written
permission from their parents and school in order to participate.