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Research Guide: Elections 2018

Information on how to register to vote in NY. Resources on the parties, candidates, and issues.

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Be Sure to Vote Nov. 6, 2018

To be eligible to vote in the November General Election, your application must be received no later than October 12th

Information on Registering to vote in the State of New York
 - The Voter Registration Form  Fill out this .pdf form, print it out and mail it in to the Board of Elections in your home county.

The Local Board of Election Office 
Register to Vote in person or mail your registration form:

Clinton County Board of Elections
Co. Government Center. Suite 104
137 Margaret Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: 518-565-4740 

Unsure if you are registered? Check your status at

Absentee Voting

If you are registered in your hometown and wish to vote, you will need to apply for an absentee ballot before October 30. 

Download an absentee ballot request and get more information about absentee voting from the New York State Board of Elections.