The Loudoun County Office of Elections and Voter Registration reminds voters that extended hours for absentee voting ahead of the Nov. 6 general election will begin Saturday, Oct. 27, in Loudoun County.
Voters may vote an absentee ballot in person at these locations:
- The Office of Elections, 750 Miller Drive SE Suite C in Leesburg. The hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct, 27 and Nov. 3 (Saturdays). Absentee voting also will be available at the office from 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, through Friday, Nov. 2.
- Cascades Senior Center, 21060 Whitfield Place in Sterling: The hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct, 27 and Nov. 3 (Saturdays) and 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, through Friday, Nov. 2.
- Dulles South Recreation and Community Center, 24950 Riding Center Drive in South Riding: Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct, 27 and Nov. 3 (Saturdays) and 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, through Friday, Nov. 2.
The deadline for voters to apply to have an absentee ballot mailed to them is 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30. The last day to vote an absentee ballot in person is Saturday, Nov. 3.
Voters can choose to vote absentee for many reasons, including school, work, vacation or illness. For more Information, visit loudoun.gov/absentee.
Loudoun County voters have the following choices in the Nov. 6 General election (Leesburg and Middleburg voters have additional choices):
- U.S. Senator: Choose one from Republican Corey A. Stewart, Democrat Timothy M. Kaine (inbumbent) or Libertarian Matt J. Waters.
- Virginia’s 10th District in the U.S. House of Representatives: Choose one from Republican Barbara J. Comstock (incumbent) or Democrat Jennifer T. Wexton.
- Constitutional Amendment Question 1: Should a county, city, or town be authorized to provide a partial tax exemption for real property that is subject to recurrent flooding, if flooding resiliency improvements have been made on the property?
- Constitutional Amendment Question 2: Shall the real property tax exemption for a primary residence that is currently provided to the surviving spouses of veterans who had a one hundred percent service-connected, permanent, and total disability be amended to allow the surviving spouse to move to a different primary residence and still claim the exemption?
- Loudoun County Transportation Project Question: Shall the County of Loudoun, Virginia contract a debt and issue its general obligation capital improvement bonds in the maximum principal amount of $152,585,000 to finance, in whole or in part, the costs to design and construct Braddock Road (Route 659 to Royal Hunter); the costs to design and construct segments of Crosstrail Boulevard; the costs to design and construct improvements to Evergreen Mills Road (Northstar to Stone Springs); the costs to design and construct improvements to Farmwell Road (Smith Switch to Ashburn Road); the costs to design and construct Intersection Improvements throughout the County; the costs to design and construct Prentice Drive; the costs to design and construct a Route 9/Route 287 Roundabout; the costs to design and construct Route 50 Corridor Improvements; and the costs of other public road
and transportation projects approved in the County’s Capital Improvement Program?
Loudoun County School Project Question: Shall the County of Loudoun, Virginia contract a debt and issue its general obligation capital improvement bonds in the maximum principal amount of $98,820,000 to finance, in whole or in part, the costs to design, construct, and equip ES-23 Dulles North Rlementary School; the costs to design, construct, and equip ES-29 Dulles South Elementary School; the costs to design, construct, and equip School Security Vestibules; and the costs of other public school facilities as requested by the Loudoun County School Board?
- Town of Leesburg: Mayor — choose one from C. B. “Kelly” Burk, R. E. “Ron” Campbell, Thomas S. “Tom” Dunn II or “Write-in.” Town Council — choose up to three from Fernando J. “Marty” Martinez, Neil R. Steinberg, Kari M. Nacy, Suzanne D. Fox, Vanessa R. Maddox or “Write-in.”
- Town of Middleburg: Town Council — choose one from Kurt T. Abendschein, Chris W. Bernard or “Write-in.”
Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Nov. 6.
For more information, including precinct and polling locations, visit loudoun.gov/vote.