Get Out The Vote 2020 – WNY


  • 10/9 – Last day to register to vote
  • 10/14 – Last day for change of address to be received
  • 10/24 – Early voting period begins
  • 10/27 – Last day to postmark absentee ballot application
  • 11/1 – Early voting period ends
  • 11/2 – Last day to apply for general election ballot
  • 11/3 – Last day to postmark general election ballot (must be received by Erie County BOE no later than 11/10); last day to deliver general election ballot in person to county board (by close of polls) on election day.

For more information, see the full NYS 2020 Political Calendar here.


Voter Lookup: Choose either Address Search or Name Search (Address Search will show polling location only; Name Search will show voter information.)


Electronically request your absentee ballot here.

Check the status of your absentee ballot here.

What to do with your voted absentee ballot:

  • Mail your voted ballot to the Erie County of Elections, 134 W Eagle St, Buffalo, NY 14202 so it is postmarked no later than November 3, 2020, the day of the election.
  • Alternatively, you can hand deliver your voted ballot to
    • the Erie County Board of Elections office located at 134 W Eagle St, Buffalo, NY 14202 any time during normal business hours on or before November 3, 2020;
    • to any one of the 37 Erie County early voting locations during designated voting hours between October 24, 2020 and November 1, 2020;
    • to any of the 313 polling sites between 6:00 am and 9:00 pm on election day


Starting October 24, 2020 all active registered voters in Erie County are eligible to cast an early voting ballot. Registered voters will be able to cast their ballot at any of the thirty-seven (37) designated early voting locations. Erie County’s Election Inspectors will now use Electronic Poll Books and Ballot-on-Demand systems to facilitate early voting.

(Any ballots cast on election day must be cast at the voter’s district polling location designated by the Erie County Board of Elections as noted by the voter registration card mailed to the voter or found here.)

Early Voting Dates: Saturday, October 24, 2020 – Sunday, November 1, 2020

Early Voting Hours (all locations):

  • Monday-Friday Noon-9pm
  • Saturday-Sunday Noon-6pm

Early Voting Locations (click on the location name for a map)

Erie County Board Of Elections134 W Eagle StBuffaloNY14202
Buffalo Community Development Ctr203 Sanders RdBuffaloNY14216
St Columba-Brigid, RC75 Hickory StBuffaloNY14204
Lincoln Field House10 Quincy StBuffaloNY14212
Hennepin Center24 Ludington StBuffaloNY14206
Delavan Grider Community Center877 E Delavan AveBuffaloNY14215
Salvation Army West Side Comm Ctr187 Grant StBuffaloNY14213
Northwest Buffalo Community Center155 Lawn AveBuffaloNY14207
Tosh Collins Community Center35 Cazenovia StBuffaloNY14220
Gloria J Parks Community Center3242 Main StBuffaloNY14214
Senior Citizens Center230 Martin RdLackawannaNY14218
Tonawanda City Hall200 Niagara StTonawandaNY14150
Alden Municipal Building13336 BroadwayAldenNY14004
Amherst Senior Center370 John James Audobon PkwyAmherstNY14228
Aurora Senior Citizen Center101 King StEast AuroraNY14052
Boston Town Hall8500 Boston State RdBostonNY14025
Brant Town Hall1272 Brant North Collins RdBrantNY14027
Cheektowaga Senior Center3349 BroadwayCheektowagaNY14227
Clarence Town Hall1 Town Hall PlaceClarenceNY14031
Colden Town Hall8812 State RdColdenNY14033
Collins Town Hall14093 Mill StCollinsNY14034
Concord Senior Center40 Commerce DriveSpringvilleNY14141
American Legion Post 8802912 Legion DrEdenNY14057
Elma Senior Center3007 Bowen RdElmaNY14059
Evans Center Fire Hall8298 Erie RdAngolaNY14006
Grand Island Welcome Center1999 Alvin RdGrand IslandNY14072
Hamburg Town Hall6100 South Park AveHamburgNY14075
Holland Community Center3 Legion DrHollandNY14080
Lancaster Municipal Building5423 BroadwayLancasterNY14086
Marilla Community Center1810 Two Rod RdMarillaNY14102
Akron Village Hall21 Main StAkronNY14001
North Collins Senior Center11065 Gowanda State RdNorth CollinsNY14111
Orchard Park Community Activity4520 California RdOrchard ParkNY14127
Sardinia Community Center12320 Savage RdSardiniaNY14134
Kenmore Municipal Building2919 Delaware AveKenmoreNY14217
Wales Community Center12345 Big Tree RdWales CenterNY14169
West Seneca Community Center1300 Union RdWest SenecaNY14224

Click here for a printable list with map. For more information, visit the Erie County BOE Early Voting page here.

Extended Absentee Ballot Notice

The Erie County Board of Elections at 134 W. Eagle Street will offer the following extended absentee ballot application and voting hours for the Tuesday, Nov. 3, general election:             

  • Thursday, Oct.22 9am -7 pm
  • Saturday, Oct. 24 12 pm – 6 pm
  • Tuesday, Oct. 27 9am – 9 pm
  • Thursday, Oct. 29 9 am – 9 pm
  • Saturday, Oct. 31 12 pm – 6 pm 

 In addition, the Board of Elections  will be open for absentee applications and voting 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. all other weekdays up to and including Monday, Nov. 2, which is the deadline for in-person ballot applications. 



Saturdays, October 24 & October 31: 10:00 am to 3:00pm

Sundays, October 25 & November 1: 10:00am to 3:00pm

Monday, October 26 & Tuesday October 27: 12:00pm to 8:00pm

Wednesday October 28: 9:00am to 5:00pm

Thursday, October 29 & Friday, October 30: 7:00am to 3:00pm

LOCATIONS:  The sites listed for early voting are open to all registered voters in Niagara County. Both sites are accessible to voters with physical disabilities.

  1. St. John De LaSalle Center, 8469 Buffalo Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY 14304
  2. Cornell Cooperative Extension (Niagara County Fair Grounds) 4487 Lake Ave. Lockport, NY 14094


Erie County Board of Elections
134 West Eagle Street
Buffalo, NY 14202

Hours: Mon – Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

General Inquiries (716) 858-8891
Absentee Department (716) 858-7818

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