Schenectady County Board of Elections

Board of Elections  ♦  2696 Hamburg Street, Schenectady, NY 12303  ♦  (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.

 

Upcoming Elections:

General Election
Sample General Election Ballot
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 6AM - 9PM

 


The Schenectady County Board of Elections will have extended hours for absentee voting for the upcoming General Election as follows:

Saturday, October 27, 2018 9AM - 12Noon
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Open until 7PM
Thursday, November 1, 2018 Open until 7PM
Saturday, November 3, 3018 9AM - 12Noon

 


 

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.

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 2696 Hamburg Street, Schenectady New York.

Download a copy of the form and mail it to Schenectady County Board of Elections, 2696 Hamburg Street, Schenectady, NY 12303

2018 Election Calendar

General Election  Tuesday, November 6, 2018 6AM - 9PM

 

2018 General Election Sample Ballot

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

2018 Schenectady County Public Office Openings

2018 Petition Guidelines

2018 Notice to Candidates

2018 State and Local Primary Certified Results

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

2018 Poll Site Locations