In order to vote in the Chappaqua Central School District's Annual Budget Vote/Election on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, you must be a registered voter.
To be eligible to vote you must:
- be a citizen of the United States.
- be at least 18 years old by May 18, 2021 (the date of the election).
- be a resident of the school district for at least 30 days prior to May 18, 2021.
- be registered with either the school district's board of registration or with the county board of elections. If you have previously registered to vote, but have not voted in either a school district or general election in the last four years, you must re-register to vote. (You can call the District Clerk to verify your registration status.)
Registration: You may register in person with Liisa Elsner, the School District Clerk, Chappaqua School District Education Center, 66 Roaring Brook Road, Chappaqua, New York, 10514 (238-7200 x1002) during regular business hours, up to five (5) days before the vote. The last day to register to vote is Thursday, May 13, 2021.
Absentee Ballots: Absentee ballot applications are available from Liisa Elsner, District Clerk at the Education Center during regular business hours (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.) or by downloading the application by clicking HERE.
Absentee ballot applications should be submitted in original form, with the original signature. It must be submitted at least seven days before the vote/election (May 11, 2021) if the ballot will be mailed to the voter and by the day before the vote/election (May 17, 2021) if the ballot will be personally picked up by the voter. Absentee ballots must be received by the District Clerk by 5:00 p.m. on the day of the vote/election (May 18, 2021) in order to be counted.