Election Information

The next primary election is on May 18, 2021.

The next municipal election is on November 2, 2021.


If you’re a voter with a valid PA Driver’s License or PennDOT ID number, you may apply with the online form:


If you do not have one of these ID numbers, you will need to download a paper application and mail it to your County Board of Elections or you may visit your local county elections office.

Voter Registration & Election Services
1174 Elk Street
Courthouse Annex, 2nd Floor
Franklin, PA 16323

For an absentee application, download the  https://www.votespa.com/Voting-in-PA/Documents/Absentee_Ballot_Application.pdf 

For a mail-in ballot application, download the  https://www.votespa.com/Register-to-Vote/Documents/PADOS_MailInApplication.pdf 

NOTE: You must apply for an absentee or mail-in ballot for each election, unless you qualify for and request permanent status to vote by mail-in ballot.

If you have any questions, contact the Sabrina Backer at the county election office (814) 432-9514.


For information on the new paper ballots in Venango County, click the link below to be taken to the official Pennsylvania Government Website designed especially for Venango County voters.


Click the I WILL VOTE link below for registering to vote AND for checking your voter registration status!

Venango County Polling Places

Allegheny TownshipPleasantville Fire Hall157 West State Street, Pleasantville
Canal TownshipCanal Township Building1689 Old Route 322, Utica
Cherrytree TownshipCherrytree Township Building1311 Cherrytree Road, Titusville
Clinton TownshipUnion Presbyterian Church409 Emlenton Street, Clintonville
Cornplanter TownshipChrist Lutheran Church1029 Grandview Road, Oil City
Cranberry 1Victory Heights United Brethren Church5978 US 322, Franklin
Cranberry 2Heckathorn United Methodist Church369 Heckathorn Church Road, Seneca
Cranberry 3Seneca Volunteer Fire Department3490 State Route 257, Seneca
Frenchcreek TownshipVenango County Fair, Inc.867 Mercer Road, Franklin
Irwin TownshipWesley Grange Hall601 Old Route 8, Harrisville
Jackson TownshipNorma Reed Pavilion1651 State Route 427, Franklin
Mineral TownshipMineral Township Building2076 Jackson Center-Polk Road, Polk
Oakland TownshipOakland United Methodist Church1431 State Route 428, Oil City
Oilcreek TownshipOilcreek Township Building16835 Shreve Run Road, Pleasantville
Pinegrove TownshipPinegrove Volunteer Fire Department2369 State Route 157, Oil City
Plum TownshipChampanville Fire Hall458 Meadville Road, Titusville
President TownshipPresident Township Bldg. 139 Henry’s Bend Road, Oil City
Richland TownshipNickleville Presbyterian Church Social Hall169 Valley Church Road, Emlenton
Rockland TownshipRockland Firehall995 Pittsville Road, Kennerdell
Sandycreek TownshipSandycreek Fire Hall624 Congress Hill Road, Franklin
Scrubgrass TownshipScrubgrass Township Grange5104 Emlenton-Clintonville Road, Emlenton
Victory TownshipVictory Township Building2794 Old Route 8, Polk
Barkeyville BoroughBarkeyville Community Center5404 Pittsburgh Road, Harrisville
Clintonville BoroughClintonville Borough Building109 Franklin Street, Clintonville
Cooperstown BoroughCooperstown Vol. Fire Department182 North Main Street, Cooperstown
Emlenton BoroughEmlenton Civic Club605 Main Street, Emlenton
Pleasantville BoroughPleasantville Fire Hall157 West State Street, Pleasantville
Polk BoroughPolk Firehall710 Main Street, Polk
Rouseville BoroughRouseville Fire Department Social Hall303 3rd Avenue, Rouseville
Sugarcreek 1Rocky Grove Fire Hall29 Shuffstall Street, Franklin
Sugarcreek 2Reno Social HallCorner Oak & 7th Street, Reno
Sugarcreek 3Sugarcreek United Methodist Church442 Sugarcreek Drive, Franklin
Sugarcreek 5Galloway Church196 Seysler Rd., Franklin
Utica BoroughUtica Volunteer Fire Department3860 Academy Street, Utica
Franklin 1First Baptist Church1041 Liberty Street, Franklin
Franklin 2Franklin City Hall430 13th Street, Franklin
Franklin 3Atlantic Avenue United Brethren Church160 Atlantic Avenue, Franklin
Oil City 1Free Methodist Church71 Willow Street, Oil City
Oil City 2County Human Services Building806 Grandview Road, Oil City
Oil City 3Centre Town Café250 Elm Street, Oil City
Oil City 4Free Methodist Church206 Wilson Avenue, Oil City
Oil City 5First Church of God11 East 8th Street, Oil City
Oil City 6Second Presbyterian Church111 Reed Street, Oil City 
Oil City 7Venango College of Clarion University1801 West First Street, Oil City