Election Information

Voter Registration & Elections Office: (540) 473-8235

 

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Getting Ready for the 2015 Elections


In November 2015, elections will be held for

    • Virginia House of Delegates
    • Virginia Senate
    • Soil & Water Directors
    • Clerk of the Circuit Court
    • Commonwealth's Attorney
    • Sheriff
    • Commissioner of the Revenue
    • Treasurer
    • Board of Supervisors (Fincastle, Valley, and Blue Ridge Districts)
    • School Board (Fincastle, Valley, and Blue Ridge Districts)
    • Members, Troutville Town Council (3 positions)
    • Special Election, Member, Fincastle Town Council (1 position for unexpired term)

    The Botetourt County Voter Guide lists names and contact information
    of current office holders.

  • Official Election Notice, County of Botetourt  (will be posted at a later date)

Sample Ballot

  • November 3, 2015 - General Election (to be posted at a later date)

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Election Calendar

November 3, 2015 General Election Calendar

Calendar

GENERAL ELECTION – NOVEMBER 3, 2015

Fri., Sept. 18, 2015

In-person Absentee Voting Monday through Friday at the Registrar’s Office.

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Tues., Oct. 13, 2015

Last day to register to vote in the November 3, 2015 General Election.

5:00 PM

Tues., Oct. 27, 2015

Last day to receive Absentee Ballot applications to receive a ballot by mail.

4:30 PM

Sat., Oct. 24, 2015

Registrar’s Office open for in-person Absentee Voting.

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Sat., Oct. 31, 2015

Registrar’s Office open for in-person Absentee Voting.

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Sat., Oct. 31, 2015

Training for ALL Precinct Election Officers

TBD

Tues.,  Nov. 3, 2015

  • Virginia House of Delegates
  • Virginia Senate
  • Soil & Water Directors
  • Clerk of Circuit Court
  • Commonwealth Attorney
  • Sheriff
  • Commissioner of Revenue
  • Treasurer
  • Board of Supervisors (Fincastle, Valley, and Blue Ridge Districts)
  • School Board (Fincastle, Valley, and Blue Ridge Districts)
  • Members, Troutville Town Council (3 positions)
  • Special Election, Member, Fincastle Town Council (1 position for unexpired term)

 

Polls Open:

6:00 AM – 7:00 PM

 

Also see 2015-2017 Calendar for upcoming elections.

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Upcoming Elections

see 2015-2017 Calendar for this year's election dates

MULTI-YEAR ELECTION CALENDAR

This calendar shows offices and elections to be held in calendar years 2015-2017.

PRIMARY ELECTIONS

Democratic and/or Republican Party Primary Elections:
to determine candidates for the General Election. If both parties hold primaries, they will be on the same day.

GENERAL ELECTION

General Election:

to elect candidates for offices on the November balllot.

CANDIDATES

Candidate Lists for State and Local Elections

ISSUES

 

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Work at the Polls

Please visit the Work at the Polls webpage for more information.

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Election Results

ELECTION RESULTS

Election Results and Voter Turnout

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Did You Know...

Fpo Did You Know

Several Civil War Trails markers are found in and around the Town of Buchanan that tell the story of Hunter's Raid. One tells how Confederate Gen. McCausland fired on the covered bridge, in the face of Hunter's advancing army. After setting the fire, McCausland swam across the James to safety as Union soldiers fired at him.