Eligible voters can vote early for the standard Tuesday, June 22, local primaries beginning Saturday, June 12, and ending on Sunday, June 20, according to the Oneida County Board of Elections.
There are four primary races this year, and voters are eligible to vote in this year’s primary if they are:
A registered Democrat in the town of Deerfield where there is a contest for a town council seat;
A registered Republican in the town of New Hartford for the town clerk/tax collector seat;
A registered Republican in the town of Vienna for the town supervisor; and
A registered Republican in the town of Western highway superintendent position.
Any qualified Oneida County voter may vote in person at any of the three early voting sites. All locations are accessible to voters with physical disabilities. All three sites serve all of Oneida County.
Mohawk Valley Community College, 1101 Sherman Drive in Utica. Hours: Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
New Hartford Town Hall, 8635 Clinton St. in New Hartford. Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Tuesday and Thursday, 10 1.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
South Rome Senior Center, 112 Ridge St., Rome. Hours: Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
People who vote during the early voting period will not be permitted to vote on Election Day, June 22. Voters can confirm their registration by going to: https://voterlookup.elections.ny.gov/. More information can be found at: https://www.ocgovboe.net/. Anyone with questions is asked to contact the Oneida County Board of Elections by phone at 315-798-5765 or via email at BoardofElections@ocgov.net.