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GENERAL ELECTION INFORMATION
Tuesday, November 3 is the date of the upcoming general election.  Here’s what you need to know:


Registering to Vote

  • To be eligible to vote in the upcoming general election, you must register in advance.
  • You must mail-in, or deliver to the Board of Election a voter registration form. Mail-in forms must be postmarked by October 9, 2020 and received at the BOE by October 14, 2020.  In-person registration may take place through October 9.
  • Forms and additional registration information may be found at https://citizenparticipation.westchestergov.com/register-to-vote.

Early Voting

The early voting period is October 24 through November 1.

Registered voters voting early may cast their ballots at ANY of the seventeen (17) designated early voting locations. On Election Day, voters must vote at their assigned polling sites.

Early Voting Times:

  • Saturday, October 24: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, October 25: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Monday, October 26: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday, October 27: 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 28: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Thursday, October 29: 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Friday, October 30: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 31: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 1: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Early Voting Locations:

  • Eastchester Public Library, 11 Oakridge Place, Eastchester, NY 10709
  • Dobbs Ferry Village Hall, 112 Main Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
  • Greenburgh Town Hall, 177 Hillside Avenue, White Plains, NY 10607
  • Veterans Memorial Building, 210 Halstead Avenue, Harrison, NY 10528
  • Pound Ridge Town House, 179 Westchester Avenue, Pound Ridge, NY 10576
  • Mamaroneck Town Center, 740 W. Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck, NY 10543
  • Mt. Kisco Memorial Complex at Leonard Park, 1 Wallace Drive, Mt. Kisco, NY 10549
  • Mt. Pleasant Community Center, 125 Lozza Drive, Valhalla, NY 10595
  • Mt. Vernon City Hall, 1 Roosevelt Square, Mt. Vernon, NY 10550
  • New Rochelle City Hall Annex, 90 Beaufort Place, New Rochelle, NY 10801
  • Joseph G. Caputo Community Center, 95 Broadway, Ossining, NY 10562
  • Peekskill Nutrition Center, Neighborhood Center, 4 Nelson Avenue, Peekskill, NY 10566
  • Somers Town House, 335 Route 202, Somers, NY 10589
  • Westchester County Board of Elections, 25 Quarropas Street, White Plains, NY 10601
  • Grinton I. Will Library, 1500 Central Park Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10710
  • Riverfront Library, One Larkin Center, Yonkers, NY 10701
  • Yorktown Cultural Center, 1974 Commerce Street, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

Election Day Polling Places

  • The COVID-19 pandemic will likely impact the availability of polling places for November 3, which means your polling place may or may not be your usual one.
  • When polling places have been selected a link to them will be posted here.
  • All registered voters also will receive a postcard in the mail informing them of their election day polling places.

Absentee Ballots

Voters may vote by absentee ballot for several reasons including temporary illness -- which includes being unable to appear at the polls due to risk of contracting or spreading a communicable disease like COVID-19.

Voters may apply for an absentee ballot in any of the following ways:

  • By applying online through the New York State Absentee Ballot Application Portal at https://absenteeballot.elections.ny.gov/
  • By sending an email request to BOE-WestAbsentee@westchestergov.com
  • By sending a fax request to (914) 995-7753 or (914) 995-3190
  • By going in-person to the Westchester County Board of Elections, 25 Quarropas Street, White Plains, NY 10601
  • By mailing a paper absentee ballot application to the Westchester County Board of Elections, 25 Quarropas Street, White Plains, NY 10601
  • By phoning the Westchester County Board of Elections at (914) 995-5285

For more absentee ballot information visit https://citizenparticipation.westchestergov.com/voting/absentee-ballots