The Porter County
Voters Registration Office is looking for persons interested in working the
polls on Election Day -- Tuesday, Nov. 8.
Workers will earn
money for their help. Poll Inspectors are paid $135 for the day and both
Poll Judges and Clerks are paid $110. Each worker will also receive a $15
If you or someone
you know is interested in being a poll worker, please call 219-465-3594 to
be assigned to a Republican position or 219-465-3496 to be assigned to a
Democrat position. You may also stop by the Voters Registration Office at
155 Indiana Ave., Room 105, in Valparaiso.
All poll workers
must attend at least one training class. Applicants must be residents of
students ages 16 and over can work as poll clerks and judges. Students must
have at least a “B” grade average in order to be eligible and will need
written permission from their parents and school in order to participate.