The League of Women Voters of the United States encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
The League is proud to be nonpartisan, neither supporting nor opposing candidates or political parties at any level of government, but always working on vital issues of concern to members and the public.
The League of Women Voters of Utica-Rome Metro Area serves the people of Utica, Rome, Herkimer and the surrounding areas of Upstate NY.
New Texting Program
Text VoteNY to 474747 and receive up-to-date notices on changes for the June elections from the League.
Find the races and candidates on your specific ballot at www.vote411.org.
Information About Primary Elections and Early Voting
As of May 6, 2020 – check back for updates
FAQ's About Voting Via Absentee Ballot in NYS (as of 5/1/2020)
Absentee Ballot Application-English
Absentee Ballot Application-Spanish
10 Things Elections Officials Can Do to Safeguard Our Elections
How to Vote Absentee in New York State
Not sure how to get/fill out/return your absentee ballot application? We've got you covered. Check out our step by step informational video on how to apply for an absentee ballot in New York State.