Schenectady County Board of Elections

Board of Elections  ♦  388 Broadway Suite E, Schenectady, NY 12305  ♦  (518) 377-2469  (518) 377-2716 (fax) 
Hours of Operation ♦ Monday - Friday ♦ 9am - 5pm
Commissioners    Amy Hild (D)  ♦  Darlene Harris (R)


 

Welcome to the Schenectady County Board of Elections website. We are a bipartisan agency responsible for all aspects of the electoral process, from voter registration to election results.  We are dedicated to providing the information and education needed by our residents to become effective and empowered voters.

 

News & Announcements

Schenectady County Board of Elections will have extended hours for absentee voting.  The Board of Elections office at 388 Broadway, Schenectady, wi

Voter Registration Is Easy! 
To register you must:

  •  be a US citizen;
  •  be 18 years old by the end of this year;
  •  not be in prison or on parole for a felony conviction;
  •  not claim the right to vote elsewhere.

Register Online using the NYS Department of Motor Vehicles website. (Please note, the deadline for regisitering for the November 2016 General Election has passed)

To request a Voter Registration Form be mailed to you via email use our Information Request Form to the right or call 518-377-2469.

To obtain a Voter Registration Form in person, visit the Schenectady County Board of Elections at 388 Broadway, Suite E., Schenectady New York.

Download a copy of the form and mail it to Schenectady County Board of Elections, 388 Broadway, Suite E., Schenectady, NY 12305

2016 Election Calendar
Presidential Primary Election - April 19, 2016
Federal Primary Election - June 28, 2016
State and Local Primary Election - September 13, 2016
General Election - November 8, 2016

GENERAL ELECTION: Voting is 6:00 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Political Calendar
The political calendar provides essential dates and deadlines applicable to election dates, designations, nominations, voter registration, absentee voting and campaign finance.

Political Geography of Schenectady County:

Congressional District
20th Congressional District: All Election Districts located within Schenectady County
Town of Duanesburg: Election Districts 01-05, Town of Glenville: Election Districts 01-22, Town of Niskayuna: Election Districts 01-17, Town of Princetown: Election Districts 01 & 02, Town of Rotterdam: Election Districts 01-21, City of Schenectady: Election Districts 01-35

State Districts 
46th Senatorial District
Town of Duanesburg: Election Districts 01-05, Town of Princetown: Election Districts 01 & 02, Town of Rotterdam: Election Districts 01-21, City of Schenectady: Election District 10
49th Senatorial District
Town of Glenville: Election Districts 01-22, Town of Niskayuna: Election Districts 01-17, City of Schenectady: Election Districts 01-09, 11-35
110th Assembly District
Town of Niskayuna: Election Districts 01-17, City of Schenectady: Election Districts 02, 04, 06, 07, 09, 11-14, 16-20, 29, 34
111th Assembly District
Town of Duanesburg: Election Districts 01-05, Town of Princetown: Election Districts 01 & 02, Town of Rotterdam: Election Districts 01-21, City of Schenectady: Election Districts 01, 03, 05, 08, 10, 15, 21-28, 30-33, 35
112th Assembly District
Town of Glenville: Election Districts 01-22

County Districts
County Legislative District 1
City of Schenectady: Election Districts 01, 02, 04-10, 12, 13, 15, 16, 25, 28, 35
County Legislative District 2
City of Schenectady: Election Districts 03, 11, 14, 17-20, 22-24, 26, 27, 29-34
County Legislative District 3
Town of Glenville: Election Districts 01-22 and Town of Niskayuna: Election Districts 01-17
County Legislative District 4
Town of Duanesburg: Election Districts 01-05, Town of Princetown: Election Districts 01 & 02, Town of Rotterdam: Election Districts 01-21

Local Districts
Village of Scotia

Town of Glenville: Election Districts 08-12


PDF icon Duanesburg - Election District Map

PDF icon Glenville - Election District Map

PDF icon Niskayuna - Election District Map

PDF icon Princetown - Election District Map

PDF icon Rotterdam - Election District Map

PDF icon Schenectady (City) - Election District Map

Schenectady County Polling Site Locations


 

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