Election Dates and Deadlines

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Citywide General Election

Early Voting

Sat, October 23, 2021 - Sun, October 31, 2021

Vote early in person before Election Day!
Find your early voting site and hours.

Absentee ballot request deadline

Mon, November 1, 2021

Deadline to request an absentee ballot in person. Find your borough Board of Elections office.

General Election Day

Tue, November 2, 2021

Polls are open 6am-9pm. Find your poll site.

Deadline to return absentee ballot

Tue, November 2, 2021

Last day to postmark your absentee ballot or drop it off at a poll site. Find your poll site.

Deadline for Board of Elections to receive absentee ballots

Tue, November 9, 2021

The Board of Elections must receive your absentee ballot by this date. However, your ballot must be postmarked by November 2 to be valid.