BATON ROUGE, La. (LBM)–Early voting for the Nov. 16 runoff election will be held through Nov. 9 from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The primary purpose of this election is for voters to decide the races for the statewide offices of governor and secretary of state, and various municipal offices.
In addition, some parishes will have local and/or parish-wide propositions:
— 27 parishes have statewide and local races, and limited jurisdiction proposition elections (Allen, Beauregard, Bossier, Caddo, Calcasieu, East Baton Rouge, Evangeline, Grant, Iberia, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, Lafourche, Livingston, Morehouse, Ouachita, Rapides, Sabine, St. Helena, St. Martin, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Webster, and Winn);
— 20 parishes have statewide and local elections only (Ascension, Assumption, Bienville, Catahoula, DeSoto, East Feliciana, Franklin, Iberville, Lafayette, Lincoln, Natchitoches, Red River, Richland, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. James, St. John The Baptist, Terrebonne, Washington, and West Baton Rouge);
— 7 parishes have statewide and local races, and parish-wide proposition elections (Avoyelles, Caldwell, Claiborne, Jackson, Plaquemines, Tensas, and West Carroll);
— 7 parishes have statewide and local races, and parish-wide and limited jurisdiction proposition elections (Concordia, East Carroll, LaSalle, Madison, Orleans, St. Landry, and West Feliciana);
— 2 parishes have statewide races, and parish-wide and limited jurisdiction proposition elections (Acadia and Cameron); and,
— Pointe Coupee has statewide races and a parish-wide proposition.