The Portage County Board of Elections is in dire need of poll workers for the upcoming primary election, which is Tuesday May 7th. Poll workers must attend a class before April 19th and will be paid $20 to attend this class. Pay for working the polls on election day is $120.00. Both Democrat and Republican poll workers are needed. Click here to learn more and to find an application. (On the left side of the Board of Elections homepage, click on the "Precinct Election Officials - Pollworkers" tab.) Further questions can be addressed by calling the Board of Elections at 330-297-3511.