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VOTE411

Launched by the League of Women Voters in 2006, VOTE411.org provides a one-stop resource for non-partisan, personalized information on federal, state, and local, voting and elections. By entering their home address, voters can be informed about up-coming elections, learn how to register, find where to vote, see what will be on their ballot, read about candidates’ backgrounds and their responses to questions, and much more!

For more information https://www.vote411.org/about


Voters’ Guide

Voter’s Guide for June 22 Primary Election — everything voters need to know about the June 22 Primary Election in Tompkins County.


Candidate Forums and Recordings

League of Women Voters of Tompkins County Co-sponsors Virtual Candidate Forums for the Danby Democratic Primary Elections, Saturday June 5th at 3:30 pm.

A recording of the candidate forum is available here.

Together with the Danby Community Council, LWVTC was pleased to co-sponsor two Candidate Forums for the Danby Democratic Primary Elections being held on June 22nd, for two positions on the Town Council, and the position of Town Highway Superintendent. 

The Forum was held over Zoom from 3:30 to 5:00 pm on Saturday, June 5th, starting with the candidates for Town Council and following with the candidates for Town Highway Superintendent. LWVTC moderated the Forum following League guidelines.

Candidates for two Town Council seats are H. Katharine Hunter, Ted Crane and Pat Woodworth.  Candidates for Town Highway Superintendent are Keith Shipman and Anthony Wells. 

For information about all Primary Races taking place in Tompkins County from June 8 onwards go to https://VOTE411.org the League of Women Voters one stop source for all information about elections from registering to vote to casting your ballot.


Election Calendar

June 22, 2021:  State and Local Primaries

New York State’s Primary Elections are closed primaries. This means that only voters enrolled by February 14 of this year, in a political party having a primary and living in the district where the primary takes place, are eligible to vote in that primary. 

Information on local voting districts, political parties and polling locations:  https://tompkinscountyny.gov/files2/boe/For_Voters/Primary1.pdf 

Voter’s Guide for June 22 Primary Election — Everything voters need to know about the June 22 Primary Election in Tompkins County.

Election Day polls are open: 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Sample ballots: Scroll down to “State and Local Primary: https://tompkinscountyny.gov/boe/Additional_Information/Past_Results_files/Sample_Ballots 

Early Voting will take place June 12th – June 20th 

Dates and times:  https://bit.ly/3hBkqPe 

Location:  Board of Elections, 128 E Buffalo St, Ithaca NY, 

Phone: (607) 274-5522

November 2, 2021:  GENERAL ELECTION


Voting in Tompkins County

Tompkins County Board of Elections: http://tompkinscountyny.gov/boe 
128 East Buffalo Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
607-274-5522

Provides a wide array of important information for voters including, local election calendars, offices to be filled, registration and absentee ballot forms and directions.

Voter Registration FormsEnglish  or  Spanish
Mail to:
Tompkins Court House Annex
128 E. Buffalo St.
Ithaca, NY 14850

Absentee Ballot Information (military and overseas as well as local residents)
Absentee Ballot Application Forms

Elected Officials


Election District Maps

Tompkins County Election Districts and Maps  Click Voters, Where Do I Vote?

New York State Election District Maps (Assembly, Senate Congressional)


Useful Contacts

Tompkins County Board of Elections
128 East Buffalo Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone:  607-274-5522

New York State Board of Elections
40 North Pearl Street – Suite 5
Albany, NY 12207. 
Phone: 518-474-6220; For TDD/TTY, call the NYS Relay 711

The League of Women Voters of Tompkins County

Voter Services Committee:

The League of Women Voters of Tompkins County, Voter Services Committee, needs new members! We have many requests for assistance. Please send a note if you are a member of, or would like to join, the League, and can help with one or more activities.

Contact: lwvtompkins@gmail.com

The League of Women Voters of New York State

The League of Women Voters United States