Make a Voting Plan Today!
Westchester County residents have THREE WAYS to vote in the upcoming general election. Whichever way you choose to vote, please don’t leave it until the last minute. Make your voting plan today, and vote at your earliest opportunity to minimize any lines or delays.
Ways to vote in the 2020 General Election:
1. ABSENTEE BALLOT VOTING
- What: Vote by paper ballot (return ballot by mail or in person)
- When: ***Absentee Voting is currently open in N.Y. State*** Absentee Voting is a two-step process, with the following deadlines:
- Apply for an Absentee Ballot: Applications must be submitted by mail, email, fax, or online by Tuesday, October 27, or in person by Monday, November 2.
- Submit an Absentee Ballot: Completed Absentee Ballots must be postmarked or handed in no later than Tuesday, November 3.
- Where: Absentee Ballots may be returned by mail, dropped off at any open Early Voting or Election Day polling location, or delivered in person to the Westchester County Board of Elections in White Plains.
- How: The quickest way to apply for an Absentee Ballot is with absenteeballot.elections.
ny.gov. A more comprehensive set of instructions and links can also be found at citizenparticipation. westchestergov.com/voting/ absentee-ballots.
2. EARLY VOTING
- What: Vote in person during a nine-day period that includes weekdays and weekends, early morning and evening hours, and a choice of locations
- When: Saturday, October 24, through Sunday, November 1
- Where: Any of the 17 Early Voting polling locations in Westchester County
- How: See the complete Early Voting schedule and list of polling locations at citizenparticipation.
3. ELECTION DAY VOTING
- What: Vote in person on Election Day only at your assigned Election Day polling location
- When: Tuesday, November 3, 6am-9pm
- Where: Only at your assigned Election Day polling location
- How: Find your assigned Election Day polling location at voterlookup.elections.ny.
gov, and all other voting information at citizenparticipation. westchestergov.com
You can also call, write to, or visit the Westchester County Board of Elections for voting information:
Westchester County Board of Elections | 25 Quarropas Street | White Plains, NY 10601
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm | Phone: 914-995-5700