Vera Lin Layman
Republican Commissioner of Elections

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Telephone:
607-687-8220

James Wahls
Democratic Commissioner of Elections

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Telephone:
607-687-8219

1062 State Route 38
PO Box 306
Owego, NY 13827

Main Phone:
607-687-8261
Fax:
607-687-6348

The Board of Elections is a bipartisan office comprised of two appointed Commissioners representing the state’s major political parties, and equal party representation in all facets of the Board.

Primary Elections take place to determine the candidates to be voted on in the General Election. The winners of the General Election will take these offices starting in January.

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VOTING OPTIONS:

ELECTION DAY - POLLS OPEN AT 6 AM and CLOSE AT 9 PM. Check your registration status and Polling Place information here: voterlookup.elections.ny.gov

EARLY VOTING - STARTS 10 DAYS BEFORE EACH ELECTION and ENDS 2 DAYS BEFORE EACH ELECTION at the Tioga County Board of Elections. The table below lists when polls will be open for Early Voting.

Day Time
1: Saturday (10th day prior to election)  9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2: Sunday    9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
3: Monday  Noon – 8:00 PM
4: Tuesday    10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
5: Wednesday  Noon – 8:00 PM
6: Thursday  10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
7: Friday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
8: Saturday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
9: Sunday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

 

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Early Voting FAQs
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Voter Bill of Rights
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Notice to Voters
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Know Your Voting Machine

Federal Voting Assistance Program

 

You can complete an Accessible version of the New York State Voter Registration Form on-line by clicking on the link below, typing the necessary information and selecting the appropriate boxes.

New York State ensures that voters who are visually impaired or otherwise disabled are still able to vote and can vote independently. If you have such disability and wish to vote in person, you may vote independently using the Ballot Marking Device (BMD) attached to the voting machine. Each poll site will have at least one BMD available for use.

If you are visually impaired or otherwise have a disability such that your disability requires you to use a special accessible absentee ballot that can be read by a screen reader, you have two accessible options to request such a ballot on this page, either using the Accessible Electronic Ballot Application or Application Portal.

Filing dates for Designating Petitions are April 4-7, 2022. Daily reports for Designating Petition filings will be posted here between the dates of April 4 and April 8, 2022, after 4:30 pm.

Filing dates for Independent Petitions are May 24-31, 2022. Reports for Independent Petition filings will be posted as they are received, between the dates of May 24 and June 1, 2022, after 4:30 pm.

Note: Petitions filed later in the day may not be included in that day's report due to the processing time required for data entry. Those petitions will be posted in the following day's report.

Use the links below to view information about this year's ballot - such as offices up for election, candidates, and proposals.

The maps found below represent the newly drawn district boundaries in Tioga County following 2022 redistricting. Additional congressional, assembly, and senatorial district maps may be found HERE.

The NEW new congressional and senatorial district maps will be posted when they become finalized and available.

Individual election district maps are available upon request.

We also encourage use of Tioga County's interactive GIS Maps tool, but please allow time for district boundaries to be updated.

2022 POLL SITES
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