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Board of Elections

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The Board of Elections is charged with the responsibility of overseeing that all election related activities are executed in accordance with the New York State Election Law as interpreted by the Orange County Commissioners of Elections and the New York State Board of Elections.

2016 Election Dates

 General Election- Tuesday, November 8, 2016 

Polls are open from 6am to 9pm

10/14/16    Last Day to Register to vote in this Election
10/14/16    Last Day to file change of party affiliation to take effect 7 days after General Election
11/1/16      Last Day to Post Mark an Absentee Ballot Application

Absentee Voting In Person - In addition to Board of Election office hours 9am to 5pm, the office will also be open the following dates and times:            

Extra Absentee Voting Hours:
Tuesday, October 25, 2016     5pm to 9pm
Thursday, October 27, 2016   5pm to 9pm
Saturday, October 29, 2016    9am to 1pm
Tuesday, November 1, 2016  5pm to 9pm
Thursday, November 3, 2016 5pm to 9pm
Saturday, November 5, 2016  9am to 1pm


Election Inspectors Needed – Earn $200 for Election Day! Click here.   

Spanish Flyer - Election Inspectors Needed for all Elections.  Click here.