You’ve got choices!
Queens residents will have an additional choice to cast their vote early in March, for Queens Borough President Special Elections, from Saturday, March 14 to Sunday, March 22 ahead of Election Day on March 24.
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Early Votings Days & Citywide Hours of Operations
All NYS counties are now required to provide each registered voter with nine additional days to cast a ballot in person prior to Election Day. The Early Voting period begins on the second Saturday prior to Election Day and ends on the Sunday prior to Election Day Tuesday (inclusive).
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Frequently Asked Questions
✤ WHAT IS EARLY VOTING?
You can now vote in person during a nine-day period before the election, beginning Saturday, March 14 and continuing through Sunday, March 22. This includes weekend and evening times to allow for voting flexibility.
✤ DO I NEED A REASON TO VOTE EARLY?
✤ DO I NEED TO BE REGISTERED TO VOTE EARLY?
You must be registered in advance to vote in New York State, whether you vote early or on Election Day.
THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE IN-PERSON FOR THE MARCH 24, 2020 SPECIAL ELECTION FOR QUEENS BOROUGH PRESIDENT IS:
Saturday, March 14, 2020
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
QUEENS BOROUGH OFFICE
118-35 Queens Blvd., 11th Floor
Forest Hills, NY 11375
You can download a registration form on any New York Board of Elections website. You can also register online through the New York State DMV if you have a driver’s license or non-driver ID.
✤ WHERE DO I GO TO VOTE EARLY?
✤ IF MY COUNTY HAS MORE THAN ONE EARLY VOTING POLL SITE, CAN I GO TO ANY OF THEM?
It depends on your county. Check VoteEarlyNY.org to find out if you you must vote at your assigned Early Voting Poll Site, or you can vote at any countywide voting center.
✤ WHAT CAN I EXPECT AT MY POLL SITE?
The process for voting early and on Election Day will be similar to how you have voted before, except many counties will be using electronic poll books (tablets) instead of paper registration books to check in voters. Make sure that you sign your signature legibly using a stylus or pen when you check in, like you are signing a legal document. Your poll site may use iPads and ballot printers to modernize and make the process faster for voters.
✤ WHEN WILL MY VOTE BE COUNTED IF I VOTE EARLY?
Early Voting ballots will be counted on Election Day.