Voters Take Notice

General Election
Tuesday, November 5, 2019


Town of Austerlitz voters take note: You now vote at the Town Hall at 812 Route 203 in Spencertown instead of at the firehouse.

Absentee Voting Over the Counter
Over-the-counter absentee voting is available whenever the Board of Elections is open (8am-4pm generally). The Board was open additional hours for absentee voting:
Thursday Oct 24, till 7pm
Saturday Oct 26, 9am-noon
Thursday Oct 31, till 7pm
Saturday Nov 2, 9am-noon
Monday, Nov 4,  till 5pm

Early Voting
Early voting, for voters registered in Columbia County, was available for nine days, from Saturday Oct 26 through Sunday Nov 3, at these locations:
  • County Building, 401 State Street, Hudson, NY 12534
  • Martin H Glynn Municipal Building, Valatie, NY 12184
  • Copake Town Hall, 230 Mountain View Road, Copake, NY 12516
Early voting dates and times were as follow:
  • Sat Oct 26: 9a-2p
  • Sun Oct 27: Noon-5p
  • Mon Oct 28: 9a-5p
  • Tues Oct 29: Noon-8p
  • Wed Oct 30: Noon-8p
  • Thurs Oct 31: 9a-5p
  • Fri Nov 1: 9a-5p
  • Sat Nov 2: 9a-2p
  • Sun Nov 3: 9a-2p
Voters were invited to select any of the three sites to vote at. If you voted early, you were not eligible to vote on Election Day (Nov 5).

New registrations: 
  • The last day to register to vote for the general election on November 5th was Friday, October 11th. New registrants will receive an acknowledgment card in the mail. 
  • The deadline for changing party enrollment for 2020 has changed to February 14, 2020. All pending party enrollments have been processed and will continue to be processed until Feb 14.
Office hours at the Board: 8am-4pm, M-F. 

For Stockport Voters
You now vote at the American Legion Hall at 107 County Route 25 (across Route 25 from the firehouse).
For City of Hudson Voters
City ward boundaries changed on January 1, 2017 due to the passage of Proposition 1 in the November 2016 election. See the Board of Elections' press release of February 14, 2017 and the attached map for more information.