News from the Tompkins County Board of Elections
INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETING YOUR ABSENTEE BALLOTS.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has signed legislation (S.8130-D/A.10516-A) extending the deadline to
submit absentee ballots until the day of the election. To be counted, primary ballots must be postmarked by June 23rd.
ABSENTEE VOTING DEADLINES, 2020
ABSENTEE VOTING for COVID-19
Pursuant to Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order, those wishing to vote by absentee ballot in the June 23rd Primary because of COVID-19 concerns may select “temporary illness” on the absentee form (click here for absentee form with instructions)
Election Day (June 23, 2020) voting will still take place.
Polls are open from 6:00 AM until 9:00 PM.
Click Here for POLL SITE CHANGES for in-person voting for the June 23rd Primary
The Tompkins County Board of Elections Office has electronic “Ballot Marking Devices” (BMD) available for voters requesting audio or visual assistance in casting a ballot. Please call the Tompkins County Board of Elections at (607) 274-5522 for more information.
ALL VILLAGE ELECTIONS ARE POSTPONED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 15.