2019 Early Voting FAQ
2019 General Election
For the 2019 November general election, you can vote in person before Election Day.
What is Early Voting?
For the first time in New York State, voters can vote in-person before Election Day at one or more voting sites in their county.
Who can vote early?
All registered voters can vote early.
Where can I vote early?
You can vote in an early voting center in the county where you live.
Tioga County Early Voting Site:
Tioga County Board of Elections – A Frame
1062 State Route 38, Owego, NY 13827
( This site is handicap accessible. )
When can I vote early?
Early Voting in New York State will begin prior to the November 5th General Election.
The early voting period will be from Saturday, October 26, 2019 through Sunday November 3, 2019. Early Voting in Tioga County will occur during the following times:
Saturday, October 26th 9:00 AM – 2 PM
Sunday, October 27th Noon – 5:00 PM
Monday, October 28th Noon – 8:00 PM
Tuesday, October 29th 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday, October 30th Noon – 8:00 PM
Thursday, October 31st 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday, November 1st 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday, November 2nd 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sunday, November 3rd 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
How will I vote during early voting?
Voting during early voting is the same as voting on Election Day. When you get to the early voting center, you will check in to vote, receive your ballot and vote as any other election.
There will be instructions available at the early voting centers to familiarize you with the ballot. There will also be a notice to voter and bill of rights. You may ask an election inspector to explain how to vote, or if you need any assistance.
If you vote during the early voting period, you are not eligible to vote on Election Day.
When will early voting results be posted?
Early voting votes will be canvassed and reported after 9pm on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.
Can I still vote by absentee ballot?
Yes, If you are out of your home county, or if you are permanently or temporarily disabled, ill or are the primary care giver for one or more people who are ill or physically disabled, or a resident of a Veterans Hospital, or detained in jail awaiting Grand Jury action or incarcerated for an offense other than a felony you may apply for an absentee ballot.
How can I find out more about Early Voting?
You can contact your local Board of Elections at 607-687-8261 or VoteTioga@co.tioga.ny.us
Or contact the State Board of Elections at 518-474-1953 elections.ny.gov