Board of Elections


CHANGE OF ENROLLMENT
(N.Y. Election Law Section 5-304(3))

"An application to change one’s party enrollment for any primary election in 2022 must be received by the board of elections no later than February 14, 2022. Changes received on or after February 15th until seven days after the June Primary will be set aside and opened the seventh day following the June Primary and entered in the voter's registration record." * 


Commissioners

James E. Hare (D)

Sperry J. Navone (R)

Deputy Commissioners

Mary Collins (D)



Election Dates

General Election - Early Voting Dates

October 29, 2022 to November 6, 2022

For specific times refer to our early voting Information page on the left side Menu

General Election Date

November 8, 2022

From 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM


Overview

The Chemung County Board of Elections is responsible for administering all aspects of elections in the County including all national, state, county, city, and town elections. The office duties and responsibilities are mandated by New York State Election Law and rules and regulations are defined by the New York State Board of Elections. The Board provides election supplies to villages, fire districts, and school districts that conduct their own elections, registers eligible citizens to vote, performs various public education services, provides pertinent information to the candidates seeking an elective office, and accepts and rules on petitions.

The Chemung County Board of Elections is administered by two Election Commissioners who are elected by the county committees of their respective political party and their appointments are approved by the County Legislature. Each Commissioner is assisted by a Deputy Commissioner and office staff.

 * Copied from the NYS Board of Elections website.