So far, Allegheny County has approved more than 314,000 mail-in applications.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Elections Division has started sending out mail-in and absentee ballot packets.

The county said by the end of Thursday, 70,000 ballots will have been delivered to the Post Office for mailing.

So far, the county has approved more than 314,000 mail-in applications.