Board of Elections


Director – Karen Lammers
Deputy Director – Rebecca Hermiller

575 Ottawa-Glandorf Road
Suite 2
Ottawa, Ohio 45875
Phone: 419-538-6850
Fax: 419-538-6993

Board Members:
Kurt Sahloff – Chairman
Carla Tooman
Tony Schroeder
Kathleen Miller



Open 8:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.
Monday thru Friday – closed holidays


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The Putnam County Board of Elections will hold its monthly meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at 4:30 PM; however, when there is an election in Putnam County, the monthly meeting will instead be held on Election Day.  The meetings are held in the conference room of the Board of Elections office, which is located in the Glandorf Complex at 575 Ottawa-Glandorf Rd., Ottawa, OH  45875.


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100 Day FWAB Notice for March 17, 2020 Primary Election


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