We ask that all eligible voters who plan to vote in-person wear a facial covering and follow all the Center for Disease Control and Health Department guidelines for social distancing. Our inspectors and poll watchers will also be wearing facial coverings and following all guidelines, as well as, disinfecting commonly touched areas. Hand sanitizer will be available upon entry/exit to the building, as well as, in the voting room. Pens will be made available for voting or voters are welcome to bring their own pen if they feel more comfortable (black ink only please).
A Note about Registration Day:
Village of Colonie Voter Registration day will be held on Saturday, March 6, 2021 from 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m. at Village Hall, 2 Thunder Road, Albany, NY 12205. You may also register to vote with the Albany County Board of Elections before Friday, March 5, 2021 to be eligible to vote in the Village Election. If you are already registered to vote in Albany County, you are eligible to vote in the Village of Colonie Election.
A Note about Absentee Ballots:
If you are interested in obtaining an absentee ballot, please contact Village Clerk Jamie Blot at 518-869-7562 to request an application. Once the application is received, the Village Clerk will deliver your absentee ballot in the manner to which you requested. The last day for the Village Clerk to receive applications for absentee ballots to be mailed to qualified voters is Tuesday, March 9, 2021. The last day for the Village Clerk to receive absentee ballots in person or by mail is Tuesday, March 16, 2021. If you are requesting an absentee ballot due to COVID-19 concerns, please select section D. Temporary/Permanent Illness or Physical Disability on your application and write in “COVID-19 concerns”.