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Online Guide for First-Time Voters

Being a first-time voter can feel intimidating as you navigate through new processes and learn the various steps to cast your vote. Luckily, with a few good resources and some guidance, you can feel confident walking into your polling station for the first time. Below are seven simple steps to follow to make your vote count.

https://www.publicservicedegrees.org/resources/student-voting-guide/


Welcome to the Seneca County Board of Elections.

NOTICE:

Seneca County Board of Elections will require any visitors to wear a mask when entering the office unless fully vaccinated.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Our office hours are 9:00AM to 4:00 PM Monday – Friday

Thank you and be SAFE!!

Main BOE Phone: 315-539-1760

Services provided include:

The Seneca County Board of Elections is a bi-partisan public office serving the voters of Seneca County.  Our focus is to conduct fair and accurate Federal, State, County, Town, and Village elections.

  • Administration of all federal, state and local elections
  • Ballot preparation
  • Maintenance of voting machines
  • Absentee ballot coordination
  • Oversee voter registration and maintain an accurate inventory of all eligible voters
  • Collection of candidate financial disclosure reports
  • The compilation, tallying and reporting of election results
  • Providing election-related information and support to candidates, political parties and the general public

2023 Elections

Waterloo Village Republican Primary

January 31st, 2023

Voting will be at the Waterloo Community Center, 3 Oak Street from Noon to 9pm

Candidates for Mayor are: Walter M. Bennett and Jack O’Connor

Waterloo Village Election

March 21st, 2023

Voting will be at the Waterloo Community Center, 3 Oak Street from Noon to 9pm

Primary Election

June 27th, 2023

Election Day voting hours are 6am to 9pm.

Early Voting Period: Saturday June 17, 2023 – Sunday June 25, 2023

  • THIS GENERAL EARLY VOTING SITE SERVES ALL OF THE REGISTERED VOTERS IN SENECA COUNTY
  • THIS EARLY VOTING SITE IS ACCESSIBLE TO VOTERS WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITIES
  • NOTICE: IF A VOTER CASTS A BALLOT DURING EARLY VOTING, THEY ARE NOT ALLOWED TO VOTE ON GENERAL ELECTION DAY
  • NOTICE: IF A VOTER REQUESTS AN ABSENTEE BALLOT, THEY ARE PROHIBITED FROM VOTING ON THE VOTING MACHINE. THEY MUST VOTE BY AFFIDAVIT BALLOT

Seneca County EARLY VOTING POLL SITE will be open on the following dates & times:

Saturday            June 17, 2023                       9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday               June 18, 2023                       9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Monday              June 19, 2023                       9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday             June 20, 2023                       9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday        June 21, 2023                       9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Thursday           June 22, 2023                       9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Friday                 June 23, 2023                     9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday            June 24, 2023                       9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday               June 25, 2023                       9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

General Election

November 7th, 2023

Election Day voting hours are 6am to 9pm.

Early Voting Period: Saturday October 28th, 2023 – Sunday November 5th, 2023

  • THIS GENERAL EARLY VOTING SITE SERVES ALL OF THE REGISTERED VOTERS IN SENECA COUNTY
  • THIS EARLY VOTING SITE IS ACCESSIBLE TO VOTERS WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITIES
  • NOTICE: IF A VOTER CASTS A BALLOT DURING EARLY VOTING, THEY ARE NOT ALLOWED TO VOTE ON GENERAL ELECTION DAY
  • NOTICE: IF A VOTER REQUESTS AN ABSENTEE BALLOT, THEY ARE PROHIBITED FROM VOTING ON THE VOTING MACHINE. THEY MUST VOTE BY AFFIDAVIT BALLOT

Seneca County EARLY VOTING POLL SITE will be open on the following dates & times:

Saturday            October 28, 2023                           9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday               October 29, 2023                           9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Monday              October 30, 2023                           8:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday             October 31, 2023                         12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday        November 1, 2023                         8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Thursday           November 2, 2023                         12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Friday                 November 3, 2023                         8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday            November 4, 2023                         9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday               November 5, 2023                         9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Absentee Voting

How to Apply for an Absentee Ballot

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

  • By going in-person to the Seneca County Board of Elections at 1 Dipronio Drive, Waterloo, NY 13165
  • By designating another person to deliver your application in-person to the Seneca County Board of Elections and receive your ballot.
  • You may apply using the online Absentee Ballot Application portal: https://absenteeballot.elections.ny.gov/
  • If you are visually impaired and require a ballot with accessible features you may apply using the online Accessible Absentee Ballot Application portal: https://absenteeballot.elections.ny.gov/home/accessible.

Voters using the accessible absentee ballot system in need of printing services in order to print their ballot can access such services at certain public printing resources, including but not limited to, libraries, print stores, shipping stores, and office supply stores.  Voters should contact their local printing resources for details on the printing services offered.   Voters using the accessible absentee ballot system can also print their absentee ballots at the County Board offices.

In-person voting using an accessible Ballot Marking Device (“BMD”) during early voting or on Election Day is still available to voters with a disability who do not want to vote by absentee ballot using the accessible absentee ballot system.”

Qualifications to receive an Absentee Ballot

  • Absent from your county or on Election Day.
  • Unable to appear at the polls due to temporary or permanent illness or disability (temporary illness includes being unable to appear due to risk of contracting or spreading a communicable disease like COVID-19).
  • Unable to appear because you are the primary care giver of one or more individuals who are ill or physically disabled.
  • A resident or patient of a Veterans Health Administration Hospital.
  • Detained in jail awaiting Grand Jury action or confined in prison after conviction for an offense other than a felony.

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