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Election Calendar

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Election Dates and Deadlines

Council District 12 Special Election

November 27
Last day to register to vote
Note: If you are registering online, do it by November 27 (you will need to enter a NYS state ID and social security number). If you are mailing in your registration form, have it postmarked no later than November 27 (it must be received by the city BOE by December 2).
December 12
Early voting begins (Check the hours and location of your poll site before you go!)
December 15
Last day to postmark absentee ballot application or submit online request 
Note: to ensure your ballot arrives in time, we recommend requesting it as soon as you can.
December 20
Last day for early voting
December 21
Last day to apply (in person) for an absentee ballot
December 22
Last date to postmark absentee ballot (must be received by city BOE by December 29)
Last day to deliver absentee ballot (in person) to your borough's BOE office or a drop box at any poll site
Special Election Day (polls are open 6am-9pm)