Tuesday, November 7: General Election (Gubernatorial)
Monday, October 16th is the last day to register to vote (if not already registered to vote)
17 year old citizens are eligible to register and vote if the voter will turn 18 by November 8, 2017 (General Election).
In-Person Absentee voting starts Friday, September 22 at City Hall, weekdays 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Open Saturdays, October 28 and November 4, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Last Day to vote in-person absentee is Saturday, November 4, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Recommended Last Day to request an absentee ballot by mail is Tuesday, October 24 in order for the USPS to deliver the ballot by Election Day. The legal deadline is Tuesday, October 31 at 5 p.m. but historically, ballots requested by the legal deadline rarely get delivered in time to be counted.
Absent military and overseas citizens eligible to vote in Virginia may do so using the Federal Post Card Application to request ballots and the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot to vote in any election in which time may be insufficient to return a voted official ballot. Please see the Federal Voting Assistance Program for more information: FVAP.gov
Independent Candidates for City Council, School Board, Sheriff, Commissioner of Revenue, and Treasurer must submit their forms by 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 13th to qualify for the November 7th, 2017 General Election for a term that starts January 1st, 2018 and ends December 31st, 2022.