WAMPSVILLE — Madison County residents must be registered to vote by Oct. 11 to take part in the general election Nov. 5.
Anyone who has moved since they last registered can re-register by mailing in a new registration form, updating information at www.dmv.ny.gov/mydmv, or in person at the Board of Elections office in Wampsville.
Registration forms are available from the Madison County Board of Elections by calling 315-366-2231 or can be downloaded at www.madisoncounty.ny.gov/boe. Forms are also available at post offices and town, city and village clerks offices.
This is the first year in New York state that registered voters can take part in early voting. Early voting will be available at the Madison County Board of Elections office, 138 North Court St. in Wampsville in the first floor of Building 4, next to the Department of Motor Vehicles office. Voters will vote on the same voting system used on Election Day.
No votes will be tallied until the close of polls on election night.
Hours for early voting will be:
Saturday Oct. 26 — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Sunday Oct. 27 — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Monday Oct. 28 — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday Oct. 29 — 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Wednesday Oct. 30 — 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday Oct. 31 — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday Nov. 1 — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday Nov. 2 — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Sunday Nov. 3 — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Absentee application forms are available from the Madison County Board of Elections by calling 315-366-2231 and can also be downloaded at www.madisoncounty.ny.gov/boe. Voters may also go to the board office at 138 North Court St., Building 4, Wampsville, fill out an absentee form and vote in person.