Election Dates and Deadlines
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Citywide General Election
Early VotingSat, October 23, 2021 - Sun, October 31, 2021
Vote early in person before Election Day!
Find your early voting site and hours.
Absentee ballot request deadlineMon, November 1, 2021
Deadline to request an absentee ballot in person. Find your borough Board of Elections office.
General Election DayTue, November 2, 2021
Polls are open 6am-9pm. Find your poll site.
Deadline to return absentee ballotTue, 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 ballotsTue, 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.