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Understand NYS Ballot Proposals "The League of Women Voters of NYS 2016 Election Guide" TBA

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Visit the League's Election Site to register to vote on line

Onondaga County Board of Elections:

You can register in person at the Board of Elections Office or by mail. You may also register at any state agency participating in the National Voter Registration Act, on any business day throughout the year

You can call the Board of Elections at (315) 435-8683 to request a voter application.

Or You Can Download a Voter Registration Form here:

Voter Registration Form in English

Voter Registration Form in Spanish

Print and complete the form, then sign and date it.

Mail or hand deliver Voter Registration Forms to: Onondaga County Board of Election 1000 Erie Boulevard, West Syracuse, New York 13204

ALL FORMS and APPLICATIONS MUST BE MAILED or HAND DELIVERED TO THE BOARD of ELECTIONS.

Registration applications can not be be faxed.

VOTER INFORMATION

KEY DATES

Primary Day - Thursday Sept 13, 2016 Polls opn Noon- 9 PM

Register in person by Friday, August 19, or by mail: Postmarked by Saturday, August 19 and received by August 24, 2016

  • Apply for absentee ballot in person by Monday, September 12, 2016
  • Apply for absentee ballot by mail: postmarked by Tuesday, September 6, 2016
  • Deliver ballot in person by Tuesday, September 13th
  • Deliver ballot by mail: postmarked by Monday, September 12th and received by Tuesday, September 17, 2016

General Election - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 Polls open 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM

IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER FOR THE GENERAL ELECTION:

REGISTRATION: Register in person by Friday, October 14, 2016

  • Register by mail: Postmarked by Friday, October 14, 2016; received by, October 19th.
  • Apply for absentee ballot in person by Monday, November 7, 2016
  • Apply for an absentee ballot by mail: postmarked by Tuesday Nov 1st

VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT:

  • Deliver ballot in person by Tuesday, November 8, 2016
  • Deliver ballot by mail: postmarked by Monday, November 7th, received by, Saturday November 12th.

For more information contact the Onondaga County Board of Elections

Onondaga County Board of Elections NEW ADDRESS! 1000 Erie Blvd. West Syracuse, NY 13204 Phone: (315) 435-8683 Fax: (315)435-8451