Early voting in local, state and national elections began Saturday, the first of nine days of polling in the run up to the Nov. 3 election. Early voting Monday concludes at 8 p.m. Early voting then resumes Tuesday at 9 a.m.
All counties in the region will keep the same early voting schedule and hours, but those hours look different depending on the day of the week.
Remaining Early Voting Dates/Times Tuesday through Nov. 1
- Tuesday, Oct. 27, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Wednesday, Oct. 28, Noon to 8 p.m.
- Thursday, Oct. 29, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Friday, Oct. 30, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Saturday, Oct. 31, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Sunday, Nov. 1, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Voters can cast early ballots at any of the voting sites within the county where they are registered to vote. Here are early voting sites by county:
- Karen B. Johnson Library, Central Branch, 99 Clinton Street, Schenectady
- South Schenectady Fire Department, 6 Old Mariaville Road, Rotterdam
- Glenville Senior Center, 32 Worden Road, Glenville
- Niskayuna Town Hall, 1 Niskayuna Circle, Niskayuna
- Clifton Park-Halfmoon Library, 475 Moe Road, Clifton Park
- Gavin Park, 10 Lewis Road, Saratoga Springs
- Board of Elections Office, 50 W. High St., Ballston Spa
- Albany County Board of Elections, 260 South Pearl St., Albany
- Berne Volunteer Fire Company, 30 Canaday Hill Road, Berne
- Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 85 Elm Ave., Delmar
- Pine Grove United Methodist Church, 1580 Central Ave., Albany
- Boght Community Fire Department, 8 Preston Drive, Cohoes
- Guilderland Fire Department, 2303 Western Ave., Guilderland
- Montgomery County Old Courthouse, 9 Park St., Fonda
- Fulton County Services Complex Building, 2714 State Highway 29, Johnstown
- Schoharie County Board of Elections Office, 284 Main St., Suite 300, Schoharie
Absentee Ballot Information
- Deadline to request absentee ballot is Oct. 27 online or by mail, and by Nov. 2 in-person
- Absentee ballots must be postmarked by Nov. 3 or dropped directly at an election site by Nov. 3 at 9 p.m. and received by the county board of elections no later than Nov. 10
- Voters can drop off absentee ballots at early voting sites, county elections offices or Election Day polling sites
- Voters who have requested an absentee ballot, or even returned it, can still vote in person, in which case their absentee ballot will be set aside and not opened
- Absentee ballot counting will begin on or around Nov. 9 after state officials check the records against voter files for signs of duplicate votes