James Wahls
Commissioner (D)

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Kelly Johnson
Commissioner (R)

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1062 State Route 38
PO Box 306
Owego, NY 13827

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You may also download a KMZ file of Tioga County election districts for use with your own projects. This file opens best with Google Earth Pro, which is free.

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The Board of Elections is a bipartisan office comprised of two appointed Commissioners representing the state’s major political parties, and equal party representation in all facets of the Board.

Primary Elections take place to determine the candidates to be voted on in the General Election.
The winners of the General Election will take these offices starting in January.


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Click the "Election Inspectors" tab under Resources below to learn more!

2023 Election Dates (DEADLINES):

Local Primary Elections* will be held on June 27, 2023. The early voting period is June 17-25, 2023.
*You must be enrolled in the Republican Party and live in the town of Spencer to be eligible to vote in the 2023 Primary Election.
All other party primaries are uncontested. Polls are closed in the towns of Barton, Berkshire, Candor, Newark Valley, Nichols, Owego, Richford, and Tioga.

General Election Day will be held on November 7, 2023. Any registered voter may vote. The early voting period is October 28 - November 5, 2023.



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ELECTION DAY - POLLS OPEN AT 6 AM and CLOSE AT 9 PM. Check your registration status and Polling Place information here: voterlookup.elections.ny.gov

EARLY VOTING - STARTS 10 DAYS BEFORE EACH ELECTION and ENDS 2 DAYS BEFORE EACH ELECTION at the Tioga County Board of Elections. The table below lists when polls will be open for Early Voting.

Day Time
1: Saturday (10th day prior to election)  9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2: Sunday    9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
3: Monday  Noon – 8:00 PM
4: Tuesday    10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
5: Wednesday  Noon – 8:00 PM
6: Thursday  10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
7: Friday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
8: Saturday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
9: Sunday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM



Early Voting FAQs
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Voter Bill of Rights
PDF, 210 KB

Notice to Voters

PDF, 32 KB

Know Your Voting Machine

Federal Voting Assistance Program


Accessible Voter Registration

You can complete an Accessible version of the New York State Voter Registration Form on-line by clicking on the link below, typing the necessary information and selecting the appropriate boxes.

Accessible Voting at the Poll Site

New York State ensures that voters who are visually impaired or otherwise disabled are still able to vote and can vote independently. Voters with such a disability who wish to vote in person during Early Voting or on Election Day may vote independently using the Ballot Marking Device (BMD) attached to the voting machine. Each poll site will have at least one BMD available for use.

Accessible Absentee Voting

Voters with a visual impairment that require a ballot with accessible features may apply using the online Accessible Absentee Ballot Application portal: https://absenteeballot.elections.ny.gov/home/accessible or download the Accessible Electronic Ballot Application.

Candor Free Library, 2 Bank Street, Candor, NY 13743


All polling places throughout the county are accessible in accordance with ADA guidelines.


Waverly Village Hall
32 Ithaca St, Waverly 14892
Districts 1, 2, 3

Lockwood Volunteer Fire Company  
34 Main St, Lockwood 14859  
District 5

Barton Town Hall
304 State Route 17C, Waverly 14892 
Districts 4, 7



Berkshire Town Hall
18 Railroad Ave, Berkshire 13736
District 1



Candor Fire Station
74 Owego Rd, Candor 13743
Districts 1, 3

Weltonville Fire Company 
3232 West Creek Rd, Newark Valley 13811
District 2



NV Fire Department   
7151 State Route 38, Newark Valley 13811
Districts 1, 2



Nichols United Methodist Church
59 South Main St, Nichols 13812
Districts 1, 2



Campville Fire Station
6153 State Route 17C, Endicott 13760
Districts 1, 2, 3

Living Water Baptist Church       
1405 Taylor Rd, Owego 13827
District 4

Owego United Methodist Church
261 Main St, Owego 13827
Districts 5, 6, 7

Owego Shared Services Building
2272 State Route 434, Apalachin 13732
Districts 8, 11, 14

Apalachin United Methodist Church
303 Pennsylvania Ave, Apalachin 13732
Districts 12, 13, 19

Park Terrace United Methodist Church
30 Glann Rd, Apalachin 13732
Districts 15, 17



Richford Town Hall
1 Bowery Ln, Richford 13835
District 1



Spencer Town Hall
79 East Tioga St, Spencer 14883
Districts 1, 2



Loyal Order of Moose #1595
3 Goodrich Rd, Owego 13827
District 1

Tioga Town Hall
54 Fifth Ave, Barton 13734
District 2

Use the links below to view information about this year's ballot - such as offices up for election, candidates, and proposals.

The documents below list all candidate petitions that have been filed with the Tioga County Board of Elections to date for the 2023 elections. Petitions filed will be updated daily during each petition filing period.

Filing Dates for Designation Petitions are April 3-6. *Update 4/3/2023: State legislation has extended the filing deadline to April 10th. Signatures may still only be collected thru April 6th.

Filing Dates for Independent Petitions are May 23-30. (BOE will be closed May 29 for Memorial Day)

The maps found below represent the district boundaries in Tioga County following 2022 redistricting, effective on January 1, 2023. Additional congressional, assembly, and senatorial district maps may be found HERE.

Individual election district maps are available upon request.

Use the Tioga County GIS Maps tool to view an interactive map of congressional, state legislative, local legislative, and election districts. After opening the map, select the "Layer List" in the upper right of the map to choose the mapping data you want to view.

You may also download a KMZ file of Tioga County election districts for use with your own projects. This file opens best with Google Earth Pro, which is free.

Assembly District 124
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Feel good about serving your community by becoming an Election Inspector!

Click HERE and read this brochure to learn more about being an Election Inspector. If interested, please email us at VoteTioga@tiogacountyny.gov, call us at 607-687-8261, or complete this online form.

Current Election Inspectors: If you get assigned to work at a location that is not your voting district, and you wish to vote by absentee, use the Special Ballot Application below.