Registered Voters: 285,939    REP: 108,461     DEM: 96,054     NPA: 79,932     Other: 1,492


Welcome to Seminole County

Thank you for caring enough about our republic to be a registered and informed voter.  Over the past few years you may have seen media reports about voting problems in the nation.  You can be proud of living here in  Seminole County, as our team has won national and international awards for running efficient, fair and trusted elections.  Our mission statement (Efficient Elections—Excellent Service—Fiduciary Conservatism—Voter Confidence) is a guiding set of principles as well as a reflection of how we conduct the operations of this vital democratic function.  Welcome home.

Michael Ertel
Supervisor of Elections
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VoteSeminole News

By Michael Ertel 02 Nov, 2017
Want to track your mail ballot the same way as you can track a Fed-Ex or UPS package?  Simply click HERE and be directed to our special site TrackMyMailBallot.com
By Michael Ertel 05 Sep, 2017
Public meeting notice of the Seminole County Canvassing Board for the November 7 Election.

The Seminole County Canvassing Board is scheduled to meet at the following times and dates: October 27 at 10 a.m. for Logic and Accuracy Testing; November 3 at 10 a.m., and November 6 at 4 p.m. for canvassing of mail ballots; November 7 at 5 p.m. for Election Day canvassing and certification of initial results; November 9 at 5 p.m. for canvassing of provisional ballots, certification of official results and the manual audit criteria; November 13 at 10 a.m. for the conduct of the manual audit. If the board is required to meet at dates and times not listed, the time, date and location will be posted at the office of the Supervisor of Elections and announced at the conclusion of the preceding meeting. Additionally, each meeting may be continued from time to time as needed to address the matters before the canvassing board at such meeting and the canvassing board may discuss other issues or address other matters, in addition to those set forth above, to accomplish the functions of the canvassing board. Persons with disabilities needing assistance to participate in any of these proceedings should contact the Supervisor of Elections Office 48 hours in advance of the meeting at 407.585-VOTE (8683). For additional information regarding this notice, please contact the Supervisor of Elections Office at 407.585.VOTE (8683). Persons are advised that if they decide to appeal decisions made at these meetings/hearings they will need a record of the proceedings and for such purpose they need to ensure a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based, per section 286.0105, Florida Statutes.
By Michael Ertel 02 Mar, 2017
If we measure it, we can improve it. The #VoteSeminole comment card is more than just a feedback tool -- it's an agent for improvement. Beyond a greater than 99 percent positive rating for America's Finest Elections Team, this year also saw great improvements in the number of tracked criteria. For instance, we increased the number of voters who found the experience "fast," "efficient," "organized," and "professional." 

Voters rated their experience as:

Excellent 

2,541 

96.32%

Good

73

2.77%

Fair

18

0.68%

Poor

6

0.23%



The top ten words voters wrote in their comments were:

1

Friendly

 489

2

Helpful

 311

3

Fast

 244

4

Efficient

 204

5

Easy

 198

6

Quick

 189

7

Organized

 156

8

Pleasant

 129

9

Nice

 128

10

Professional

 108


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