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Polls open at 7 a.m. Saturday for the Louisiana open primary and close at 8 p.m. Voters in line at 8 p.m. will be allowed to cast a ballot.

Voters in all parishes will consider four constitutional amendments, and some parishes in the Baton Rouge area have a handful of races. Visit geauxvote.com for additional information on candidates.

A list of voting locations is available at https://voterportal.sos.la.gov.

Voters are asked to bring an ID with them to vote. Voters without an ID will be allowed to vote after filling out an affidavit.

This Saturday's election had been set for Oct. 9 but was pushed back because of Hurricane Ida. 

Party abbreviations: D-Democrat, R-Republican, I-Independent; L-Libertarian; NP-No Party.

Races and issues on the ballot in the Baton Rouge area:

All parishes

CA NO. 1 (Act 131, 2021) -- Authorizes streamlined electronic filing, remittance, and collection of sales and use tax

CA NO. 2 (Act 134, 2021) -- Lowers maximum allowed rate of income tax and allows providing a deduction for federal income taxes

CA NO. 3 (Act 132, 2021) -- Allows certain levee districts to levy an annual tax for certain purposes

CA NO. 4 (Act 157, 2021) -- Increases amount of allowed reduction to certain dedicated funds when a budget deficit is projected

Ascension Parish

Justice of the Peace, 3rd Justice Court

Lynelle Johnson (R)

Kim Landry (R)

J. Russell-Roddy (NP)

Assumption Parish

Bayou L'Ourse Gravity Drainage District No. 1

$65.00 Parcel Fee - 15 Yrs.

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East Baton Rouge Parish

Judge, Family Court, Election Section 1, Division B

Erika Green (D)

Natalie Tellis Robertson (D)

City Judge, Election Section 2A, City of Baton Rouge

Whitney Higginbotham Greene (NP)

Terrel "TK" Kent (D)

Carson Marcantel (R)

Central School Board, District 4

"Phil" Graham (R)

Kimberly "Kim" Powers (R)

Concord Estates Crime Prevention District

$69.50 Parcel Fee - 4 Years

Capital Area Transit System (City of Baton Rouge)

10.6 Mills Renewal - 10 Years

Capital Area Transit System (City of Baker)

10.6 Mills Renewal - 10 Years

West Feliciana

Parishwide School Board

One-half-cent sales and use tax renewal – 10 years

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Voters in these Baton Rouge-area parishes will only consider the constitutional amendments: East Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, St. James, Tangipahoa and West Baton Rouge.