Election Information

Department of Elections and Voter Registration: (540) 928-2120

 

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Getting Ready for the 2016 Elections


In November 2016, elections will be held for

  • President and Vice President
  • U.S. Representative
  • Town of Fincastle - 3 Council Members
  • Town of Troutville - Mayor and 3 Council Members
  • Town of Buchanan - Mayor and 6 Council Members

 

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 Ballots

November 8 , 2016 General Election

Botetourt County

Town of Buchanan

Town of Fincastle

Town of Troutville

 

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Election Calendar

November 8, 2016 General Election Calendar

Calendar

GENERAL ELECTION – NOVEMBER 8, 2016

Fri., Sept. 23, 2016

In-person Absentee Voting begins at the Registrar’s Office (Monday - Friday).

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Thurs., Sept. 29, 2016

Election Officer Meet and Greet

6:30 PM

Fincastle Baptist Church

Mon., Oct. 17, 2016

Last day to register to vote in the November 8, 2016 General Election.

5:00 PM

Thurs., Oct. 20, 2016

Ballot Station/Voting Station/Scanner Attendant training

6:30 PM

Fincastle Baptist Church

Tues., Oct. 25, 2016

EPB training

6:30 PM

Fincastle Baptist Church

Thurs., Oct. 27, 2016

Chief/Assistant Chief training

6:30 PM

Fincastle Baptist Church

Sat., Oct. 29, 2016

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

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Tues., Nov. 1, 2016

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

4:30 PM

Thurs., Nov. 3, 2016

Training for ALL Precinct Election Officers

6:30 PM

Fincastle Baptist Church

Sat., Nov. 5, 2016

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

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Tues.,  Nov. 8, 2016

  • Electors for President and Vice President
  • U.S. Representative
  • Town of Fincastle: 3 Council Members
  • Town of Troutville: Mayor and 3 Council Members
  • Town of Buchanan: Mayor and 4 Council Members

 

Polls Open:

6:00 AM – 7:00 PM

 

Also see 2016-2017 Calendar for upcoming elections.

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Upcoming Elections

see 2016-2017 Calendar for this year's election dates

MULTI-YEAR ELECTION CALENDAR

This calendar shows offices and elections to be held in calendar years 2016-2017.

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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