HERKIMER, N.Y. -- The Herkimer County Board of Elections has extended its hours to allow more time for in-person absentee ballot applications ahead of Election Day.
The board of elections, located at 109 Mary St. in Herkimer, will be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 24 and Wednesday Oct. 30. It will also be open from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on two consecutive Saturday, Oct. 26 and Nov. 2.
In order to receive an absentee ballot, an application must first be filed with the board. Applications must be postmarked by Oct. 29, or filled out in person by Nov. 4.
Anyone mailing in completed absentee ballots should be sure they are postmarked by Nov. 4 or delivered directly to the board or a poll site by 9 p.m. on Nov. 5.
Early voting begins Saturday, Oct. 26 at 9 a.m. and will continue through Sunday, Nov. 3.
For more information, call 315-867-1102 or visit: www.herkimercounty.org/elections.
See full list of Herkimer County early voting locations below: