Important Info for New York Voters:

Candidates are running for the new, redrawn districts!

Congressional: All 5 of our towns will be in CD 17. 

State Senate: Pound Ridge will be in SD 37;

Bedford, Lewisboro, Mt Kisco & No Salem will be in SD 40.

Click here for a chart of the current "old" districts and the new ones

Click here for LWV Westchester's Power Point slides (maps, charts & dates)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PRIMARY DAY ELECTION – AUGUST 23

  • PASSED July 29 – last day to postmark voter registration form or register in person at a BOE office

  • PASSED Aug. 8 – last day for BOE to receive absentee ballot application online or by mail NOTE: YOU MUST REQUEST AN ABSENTEE BALLOT IN ORDER TO RECEIVE ONE! FOR MORE INFO, INCLUDING HOW TO REQUEST AN ABSENTEE BALLOT: https://citizenparticipation.westchestergov.com/voting/absentee-ballots

  • PASSED  Last day to change party affiliation in time to vote (or early vote) in Aug primary If you wish to change your party, download a voter registration form to print out & fill out: English Registration Form, Spanish Registration Form

  • UNDERWAY! Aug. 13-21 – Early voting is available (scroll down for EV schedule & polling sites)

  • Aug. 22 – Last day to apply in person for primary absentee ballot

  • Aug. 23 – Last day to postmark absentee ballot or drop it off at poll site or BOE office by 9pm

WATCH THE LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF WESTCHESTER'S CD 17 GOP CANDIDATE FORUM:

LWVW U.S. Congressional District 17 Republican Candidates Forum - YouTube

WATCH THE LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF WESTCHESTER'S CD 17 DEM CANDIDATE FORUM:

LWVW U.S. Congressional District 17 Democratic Candidates Forum - YouTube

Early Voting for the August Primary Election

Registered voters will be able to cast their ballot at any of the designated early voting locations listed below.

  • Saturday, August 13, 2022 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.

  • Sunday, August 14, 2022 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.

  • Monday, August 15, 2022 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

  • Tuesday, August 16, 2022 from noon until 8 p.m.

  • Wednesday, August 17, 2022 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

  • Thursday, August 18, 2022 from noon until 8 p.m.

  • Friday, August 19, 2022 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

  • Saturday, August 20, 2022 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.

  • Sunday, August 21, 2022 from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.

  • Westchester County Early Voting Centers

  • 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

  • St. Gregory The Great Church, 215 Halstead Avenue, Harrison, NY 10528

  • Mamaroneck Town Center, 740 W. Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck, NY 10543

  • Mt. Kisco Municipal Building, 104 Main Street, Mt. Kisco, NY 10549 (New Location)

  • Mt. Pleasant Community Center, 125 Lozza Drive, Valhalla, NY 10595

  • Joseph G. Caputo Community Center, 95 Broadway, Ossining, NY 10562

  • Pound Ridge Town House, 179 Westchester Avenue, Pound Ridge, NY 10576

  • Rye Brook Firehouse, 940 King Street, Rye Brook, NY 10573

  • Somers Town House, 335 Route 202, Somers, NY 10589

  • Jefferson Village Annex, 3500 Hill Boulevard, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

  • Yorktown Cultural Center, 1974 Commerce Street, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

  • Doles Center, 250 S. 6th Avenue, Mt. Vernon, NY 10550

  • Mt. Vernon City Hall, 1 Roosevelt Square, Mt. Vernon, NY 10550

  • New Rochelle City Hall Annex – 90 Beaufort Place, 90 Beaufort Place, New Rochelle, NY 10801

  • New Rochelle United Methodist Church, 1200 North Avenue, New Rochelle, NY 10804

  • Peekskill Nutrition Center – Neighborhood Center, 4 Nelson Avenue, Peekskill, NY 10566

  • Peekskill Lincoln Depot Museum, 10 S. Water Street, Peekskill, NY 10566

  • Westchester County Board of Elections, 25 Quarropas Street, White Plains, NY 10601

  • Grinton I. Will Library, 1500 Central Park Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10710

  • Nodine Hill Community Center, 140 Fillmore Street, Yonkers, NY 10701

  • Riverfront Library, One Larkin Center, Yonkers, NY 10701

   For more information, click here: Westchester County BOE

 

School Board Elections & Budget Votes: Tuesday, May 17, 2022

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Results:

BEDFORD CENTRAL: Budget & Bond passed. Gilian Goldman-Klein, Blakely Lowry & Amal Shady elected.

KATONAH-LEWISBORO: Budget & Prop passed. Rory Burke, Elizabeth Gereghty & Julia Hadlock elected.

NORTH SALEM CENTRAL: Budget & Prop passed. Brandy Keenan, Frances Havard & Deborah D'Agostino elected

Bedford Central Schools

Polls are open from 7 am until 9 pm. Vote at the elementary school serving your attendance area.

LWVNEW moderated the school board candidate forum on May 11 in the Little Theater at Fox Lane Middle School. District residents were able to submit questions for the candidates via the League’s email account. 

There are five candidates running for three seats on the board: Gilian Goldman-Klein; Chris Kramer; Blakeley Lowry; Roger Nadel; and Amal Shady. The three-year school board terms begin July 1, 2022 and expire on June 30, 2025.

Watch a rebroadcast:

>On area cable providers, Verizon FiOS channel 982 and Optimum (Cablevision) channel 18.The program schedule can be found here:

http://tvschedule.bcsdny.org:50001/websched.php?channel=0...

Watch it on-demand:

https://www.bcsdny.org/Page/277

Please check the district website for more information about the election and the school budget vote.


 

Katonah-Lewisboro Schools

Polls are open from 6 am until 9 pm. Vote at the elementary school serving your attendance area.

There are six canidates running for three seats on the board: Marc Abrams: Rory Burke: Elizabeth Gereghty: Erika Glick; Matthew Goglia: Julia Hadlock

The three-year school board terms begin July 1, 2022 and expire on June 30, 2025.

 

The Parent Council held a (virtual) school board candidate forum on Monday, May 2.

Watch the forum here:

https://youtu.be/Arl2g_EmjnI

Please check the district website for more information about the election and the school budget vote.


 

Local news media coverage of the candidates:

North Salem Schools

Polls are open from 7 am until 9 pm. Vote at PQ Elementary School.

The school board election in North Salem is uncontested. The candidates are Brandy Keenan, Frances Havard, and Deborah D'Agostino.

The three-year school board terms begin July 1, 2022 and expire June 30, 2025.

The 2022-2023 Annual Budget and Trustee Vote will take place at Pequenakonck Elementary School. Polls will be open from 7 am until 9 pm.

 

Please check the district website for more information about the election and the school budget vote.


 

Local news media coverage of the candidates & budget:

 

 

The last day to register to vote in time for this election is THURSDAY, MAY 12!

You can register at your school district's office. Locations are available at the district websites, which you can click to from this page. Or call your district clerk.

Each district will post information on their websites about the proposed 2022-2023 school budgets and their public presentations. Got questions? Need more information? Contact your district’s clerk:

Bedford Central: Sandra Speyer 914-241-6000

Katonah-Lewisboro: Kimberly Monzon 914-763-7020

North Salem: Mary Rhuda 914-669-5414 x 1011

VOTER REGISTRATION INFORMATION: CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS & DEADLINES

THE NEW YORK STATE 2022 POLITICAL CALENDAR IS NOW AVAILABLE! Click here

IMPORTANT DEADLINE! Anyone wishing to change their party affiliation for the June primary election MUST change their affiliation by Monday, February 14! Any changes submitted after Feb. 14 will not take effect until after the primary on June 28, 2022.

To change your party affiliation, go to the State Board of Election website at https://www.elections.ny.gov/VotingRegister.html.

FALL 2021

ELECTION RESULTS:

>NYS Ballot Proposals: https://nyenr.elections.ny.gov/ (under Contest select Ballot Proposals and then hit Search

>County Offices & County Ballot Proposal: https://www.westchestergov.com/boe99/linkcounty.aspx

>Bedford: https://www.westchestergov.com/boe99/link01.aspx

>Lewisboro: https://www.westchestergov.com/boe99/link06.aspx

>Mount Kisco: https://www.westchestergov.com/boe99/link08.aspx

>North Salem: https://www.westchestergov.com/boe99/link12.aspx

>Pound Ridge: https://www.westchestergov.com/boe99/link15.aspx

(Unofficial tallies)

THE GENERAL ELECTION IS TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2021

  • Oct. 8 – last day to postmark voter registration form or register in person at BOE

  • Oct. 18 – last day to postmark application for absentee ballot

  • Oct. 23 – early voting is available through Oct. 31

  • Oct. 31 – early voting ends

  • Nov 1 – last day to apply in person for absentee ballot

  • Nov. 2 – last day to postmark ballot for general election

  • Nov. 2 – last day to deliver absentee ballot in person to BOE

BALLOT PROPOSALS  These will be found on the back of your ballot. Don't forget to turn over your ballot!

STATEWIDE BALLOT PROPOSALS

New Yorkers have more than just candidates on their ballots this fall; there are ballot questions to vote for or against.

Proposal One: Amending the Apportionment and Redistricting Process

Proposal Two: Right to Clean Air, Clean Water, and a Healthful Environment

Proposal Three: Eliminating Ten-Day-Advance Voter Registration Requirement

Proposal Four: Authorizing No-Excuse Absentee Ballot Voting

Proposal Five: Increasing the Jurisdiction of the New York City Civil Court

 

The League has several resources to help voters educate themselves about the ballot proposals, two of which don't take any positions and simply explain the five questions: a Voters Guide pamphlet and a video of a recent educational program. To view, click on the buttons below.

COUNTYWIDE BALLOT PROPOSAL

All Westchester County residents will be voting on a countywide proposal regarding a County Ethics Code.

TOWN BALLOT PROPOSALS

Local voters in Lewisboro and Mount Kisco will have additional proposals on their ballots. One of the things you can do on Vote411.org is enter your address to see who and what will be on your particular ballot; this includes all ballot proposals for your address.

If knowing the League's positions on an issue helps you decide how to vote, the League is a No on Proposal One, Yes on Proposals 2, 3 & 4, and has no position on Proposal 5. As for the countywide proposal, the League is a Yes.

Click on the Vote411 button to see, among other things, all of the proposals on your ballot.

Click on other buttons for the countywide and local ballot proposals, as well as for explanations of the League positions on the state and county proposals.

Click here for

VOTE411

Find our who & what is on YOUR ballot

Candidate lookup

Find your polling place

 
 
 

Inform and empower yourself by clicking on

the 2021 Voters Guide for candidate & ballot information

ELECTION DAY IS TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2. Polls will be open 6 am to 9 pm.
EARLY VOTING RUNS FROM SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23 UNTIL SUNDAY, OCTOBER 31.

EARLY VOTING HOURS

  • Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021 from noon until 5 p.m.

  • Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021 from noon until 5 p.m.

  • Monday, Oct. 25, 2021 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

  • Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2021 from noon until 8 p.m.

  • Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

  • Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021 from noon until 8 p.m.

  • Friday, Oct. 29, 2021 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

  • Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021 from noon until 5 p.m.

  • Sunday, Oct. 31, 2021 from noon until 5 p.m.

BOARD OF ELECTIONS CONTACT NUMBERS

Main number: 914-995-5700

Registrations: 914-995-5713

Absentee Ballots 914-995-5285

EARLY VOTING POLLING SITES

  • Eastchester Public Library, 11 Oakridge Place, Eastchester, NY

  • Dobbs Ferry Village Hall, 112 Main Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY

  • Greenburgh Town Hall, 177 Hillside Avenue, White Plains, NY

  • St. Gregory The Great Church, 215 Halstead Avenue, Harrison, NY

  • Mamaroneck Town Center, 740 W. Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck, NY

  • Mt. Kisco Memorial Complex at Leonard Park, 1 Wallace Drive, Mt. Kisco, NY

  • Mt. Pleasant Community Center, 125 Lozza Drive, Valhalla, NY

  • Joseph G. Caputo Community Center, 95 Broadway, Ossining, NY

  • Pound Ridge Town House, 179 Westchester Avenue, Pound Ridge, NY

  • Rye Brook Firehouse, 940 King Street, Rye Brook, NY

  • Somers Town House, 335 Route 202, Somers, NY

  • Jefferson Village Annex, 3500 Hill Boulevard, Yorktown Heights, NY

  • Yorktown Cultural Center, 1974 Commerce Street, Yorktown Heights, NY

  • Doles Center, 250 S. 6th Avenue, Mt. Vernon, NY

  • Mt. Vernon City Hall, 1 Roosevelt Square, Mt. Vernon, NY

  • New Rochelle City Hall Annex – 90 Beaufort Place, New Rochelle, NY

  • New Rochelle United Methodist Church, 1200 North Avenue, New Rochelle

  • Peekskill Nutrition Center – Neighborhood Center, 4 Nelson Avenue

  • Peekskill Lincoln Depot Museum, 10 S. Water Street, Peekskill, NY

  • Westchester County Board of Elections, 25 Quarropas Street, White Plains

  • Grinton I. Will Library, 1500 Central Park Avenue, Yonkers, NY

  • Nodine Hill Community Center, 140 Fillmore Street, Yonkers, NY

  • Riverfront Library, One Larkin Center, Yonkers, NY

DEADLINES

  • Passed – Last day to postmark voter registration form or register in person at BOE

  • Passed – Last day to postmark application for absentee ballot

  • Passed - Oct. 23 – Early voting begins and is available through Oct. 31

  • Passed - Oct. 31 – Early voting ends

  • Passed - Nov 1 – Last day to apply in person for absentee ballot

  • Passed - Nov. 2 – Last day to postmark ballot for general election

  • Passed - Nov. 2 – Last day to deliver absentee ballot in person to BOE