Welcome to the League of Women Voters, Tompkins County, Ithaca, New York. The League of Women Voters is a non-partisan organization committed to defending democracy and empowering voters by bringing you the most up to date information available on National, State and Local Elections and issues of concern to voters.

LWV believes everyone should play an active part in government and vote in all elections whether local, State or National. Our Democracy depends on it.


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On November 8th, New Yorkers will flip their ballots and vote on the
Clean Water, Clean Air, Green Jobs Environmental Bond Act of 2022

Join the League of Women Voters of New York State, The Nature Conservancy, WE ACT, and the New York State Conference of Operating Engineers to learn about the Bond Act, and how it will impact the environment, the labor market, and environmental justice in New York.
This event is free and open to members of the public!

Jessica Ottney Mahar – The Nature Conservancy
Pamela Stewart-Martinez – We ACT
Marina O’Donnell – NY State Conference of Operating Engineers

Moderated by the League of Women Voters of New York State

GENERAL ELECTION, Tuesday, November 8, 2022

October 14:
Last day to register to vote in-person at the Tompkins County Board of Elections (BOE) or to postmark a completed mailed-in voter registration form.

October 19:  
Last day for the BOE to receive a mailed-in voter registration form.
Changes of address received by the BOE by this date will be processed

Absentee Voting information (details)
=> Important Information Regarding Changes In Absentee Voting

VIEW SAMPLE BALLOTS for ALL Tompkins County November 8 elections HERE


Women’s INequality Day was observed by our League on Friday, August 26,
on the Ithaca Commons.
We are demanding that lawmakers restore and protect our rights by:
1. Passing voting rights legislation
2. Adding the Equal Rights Amendment to the Constitution
3. Restoring reproductive rights to women and those who can become pregnant

Read the Ithaca Voice article about our local League’s Women’s Inequality Day activities!
Read the Cornell Sun article too!

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