The Collier County Supervisor of Elections Office will hold registration drives throughout Collier next week in honor of National Voter Registration Day.
Collier’s elections office will be out registering voters for much of the day Sept. 24. Events will be held at various locations throughout Collier County.
Elections officials plan to have people at the following locations to register voters:
■ 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Edison State College, 7007 Lely Cultural Parkway
■ 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sunshine Ace Hardware, 141 U.S. 41 North
■ 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sunshine Ace Hardware Marco Island, 1720 San Marco Road
■ 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sunshine Ace Hardware East Naples, 4929 Rattlesnake Hammock Road
■ 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Sunshine Ace Hardware Golden Gate, 11673 Collier Blvd.
■ 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Lowe’s, 6415 Naples Blvd.
Elections officials also will be signing up voters at the Barnes & Noble at Waterside Shops from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Sept. 24.
Residents can also download a voter registration form from the Supervisor of Election’s website at www.CollierVotes.com.
For the first time, the office also is hosting its High School Voter Registration Challenge, with 10 Collier County schools participating. The high school that registers the most students will be honored, according to a news release. To register, students must be at least 18, with students 16 and older allowed to preregister to vote.
Students at these high schools can get registered to vote through the high school challenge: Immokalee, Palmetto Ridge, Lely, Lorenzo Walker Technical, Naples, Barron Collier, Golden Gate, Gulf Coast, St. John Newman and Marco Island Academy.