National Voter Education Week begins Monday

Staff reports

The Ascension Parish Registrar of Voters offices will be taking part in the National Voter Education Week activities scheduled for May 14 – 18. Voters are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity to register to vote. They may change their party affiliation, make address changes, name changes or transfer their voter registration to Ascension Parish. The week activities are as follows:

 Mon., May 14, Gonzales Wal-Mart in Prairieville from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Wed., May 16, the Harvest Supermarket, 12513 Hwy 73, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Thurs., May 17, the TB Chevron store in Donaldsonville, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. 

Thurs., May 17, Ralph’s Supermarket, 15013 Hwy 44 in Galvez, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Fri., May 18, Ralph’s Supermarket Pelican Point, 6431 Hwy 44, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The Ascension Parish Registrar of Voters offices are located at  828 S Irma Blvd Room 205 in Gonzales, and 300 Houmas Street Suite B in Donaldsonville. Hours of operation are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Mon.- Fri. 

For more information, call the Gonzales office at

(225) 621-5780, or the Donaldsonville office at (225) 473-7906.