WHO CAN REGISTER TO VOTE?
In order to register to vote you must:
Be a U.S. citizen
Be 18 years of age by the date of the election in which you want to vote
Live within your voting district at least 30 days before an election
Not be in jail, or on parole, or have a felony conviction
Not claim the right to vote elsewhere
Individuals who meet the criteria to vote can register by completing a NY State Voter Registration form in English or in Spanish. Copies of the Registration Form can also be obtained at the Port Chester Schools' District Office (113 Bowman Ave.), the Town of Rye main office (222 Grace Church Street), or the County Board of Elections (25 Quarropas St., White Plains).
VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT?
Step 1: Get An Application for an Absentee Ballot
Applications for Absentee Ballots are available in the District Clerk's office, which is located in the Central Administration Office (113 Bowman Ave.) on Mondays through Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and may be picked up by the voter or his/her representative.
Step 2: Receive and Submit an Absentee Ballot
Once the application is reviewed and accepted, an Absentee Ballot will be issued. Completed and signed ballots may be mailed to: District Clerk, Port Chester Schools, P.O. Box 246, Port Chester, NY 10573; or can be hand-delivered by the voter or his/her representative to the District Clerk's Office (113 Bowman Ave.)