Voter Registration & Elections Office

Welcome to the Office of Voter Registration and Elections. See information below and links to the right regarding upcoming elections, voter registration, absentee voting, and more.

November 5, 2019 General Election 

Temporary Polling Location for Ward 2 Voters

Ward 2 voters will use the Community Center (223 Little Falls St.) as their poling place for the November 5, 2019 General Election. Learn more about this temporary polling location change.

What's on the Ballot

  • Virginia Senate  - 35th District (4 year term)
    • Richard L. "Dick" Saslaw - D
  • House of Delegates - 53rd District (2 year term)
    • Marcus B. Simon - D
  • Commonwealth Attorney (4 years)
    • Parisa Dehghani-Tafti
  • City Council (3 seats for 4 year terms)
    • Philip D. Duncan
    • P. David “Dave” Tarter
    • Letty C. Hardi
    • Stuart M. Whitaker
  • School Board (3 seats for 4 year term)
    • Laura T. Downs
    • Philip R. Reitinger
    • Douglass G. Stevens
    • Susan C. Dimock

View and download a sample ballot.

General Election Absentee Voting

Absentee Voting (or "early voting") for the November 2019 General Election begins Friday, September 20, 2019. 

  • Voting In-Person Absentee
    • Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.       
    • Two Saturday Voting opportunities: October 26, 2019 and November 2, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Last day to vote in-person absentee: Saturday, November 2
  • Voting Absentee by Mail

General Election Voter Registration Deadline

The deadline to register to vote (or update an existing registration) and vote in the November 2019 General Election was Tuesday, October 15, 2019. Register to vote or verify your existing Voter Registration status online.

June 11, 2019 Primary Election 

Electoral Board

  • Megan Dolan, Chair
  • Bill Wanlund, Vice Chair
  • Renee Bergmann Andrews, Secretary 

General Registrar's Office

  • David B. Bjerke, Director of Elections & General Registrar of Voters
  • Stacey Pilson, Deputy Registrar
  • Ted Trott, Assistant Registrar
  • Gail Wadsworth, Assistant Registrar
  • Joyce Orban, Assistant Registrar
  • Margaret Volpe, Assistant Registrar

Election Officers

  • Training Guide Coming Soon