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Covid-19 Election Changes

The  Primary Election will take place June 23, 2020. Anyone can vote in this election by absentee ballot.  

You  will automatically  receive an absentee ballot application form in the mail. But you must fill it out and return it in order to obtain the ballot itself. Fill out your contact information and check the box "temporary illness or disability," and return it to the Seneca County Board of Elections. 

If you are a registered Democrat, you will be able to vote in the Presidential primary.

If you are a registered Republican, you will be able to vote in the primary for the 131st Assembly District. 

Unfortunately, this absentee ballot application will only apply for the primary. You may need to apply again for an absentee ballot to vote in the General Election in November. 

For more information and updates, go to  https://www.co.seneca.ny.us/gov/elections/ or call the Board of Elections at 315-539-1760.

Early Voting FAQ

Presidential Primary, State & Local Primary and General Election

You can now vote early for ALL of these elections.

What is Early Voting?

Voters can vote in-person before Election Day at one voting site in Seneca County.

Who can vote early?

All registered voters can vote early. 

When can I vote early?

Early Voting in New York State will begin 10 days prior to an Election. The dates and times will be posted on the Board of Elections Website.

Where can I vote early?

You can vote in an early voting center in the county where you live.

The Early Voting Poll Site for Seneca County is:

Seneca County Office Building

One DiPronio Dr.

Waterloo, NY  13165

How will I vote during early voting?

Voting during early voting is the same as voting on Election Day. When you get to the early voting center, you will check in to vote, receive your ballot and vote as any other election.

There will be instructions available at the early voting centers to familiarize you with the ballot.  There will also be a notice to voter and bill of rights.  You may ask an election inspector to explain how to vote, or if you need any assistance.

If you vote during the early voting period, you are not eligible to vote on Election Day.

When will early voting results be posted?

Early voting votes will be canvassed and reported after 9pm on Election Day.

Can I still vote by absentee ballot? 

Yes, If you are out of your home county, or if you live in New York City, are outside of the five boroughs, or if you are permanently or temporarily disabled, ill or are the primary care giver for one or more people who are ill or physically disabled, or a resident of a Veterans Hospital, or detained in jail awaiting Grand Jury action or incarcerated for an offense other than a felony you may apply for an absentee ballot.

How can I find out more about Early Voting?

You can contact your local Board of Elections or the State Board of Elections at 518-474-1953 or www.elections.ny.gov.

Early Voting Hours

June 23rd Primary

DEMOCRATIC Presidential Primary

(All County) 

REPUBLICAN 131st Assembly District Primary

(Towns of Fayette, Junius, Seneca Falls, Tyre, Varick & Waterloo)

 

Location: 

Seneca Office Building

1 DiPronio Dr.

Waterloo, NY  13165

 

Hours:

Saturday, June 13th          9:00AM – 2:00PM

Sunday, June 14th            9:00AM – 2:00PM

Monday, June 15th           9:00AM – 5:00PM

Tuesday, June 16th           9:00AM – 8:00PM

Wednesday, June 17th     9:00AM – 8:00PM

Thursday, June 18th         9:00AM – 5:00PM

Friday, June 19th               9:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday, June 20th          9:00AM – 2:00PM

Sunday, June 21st             9:00AM – 2:00PM