Election Day 2020
Election Day 2020 is fast approaching!
On Tuesday, November 3, polling locations around the city will be open from 7AM to 8PM. North Light serves as the polling location for Ward 21, Divisions 6, 7, and 12.
Check out some frequently asked questions below to make your Election Day plan!
Where is my polling location?
Confirm your polling location here. Be sure that your name, polling location, and party are correct.
Can I vote early?
Yes. Check PhiladelphiaVotes for a list of satellite election offices that allow for in-person voting.
Do I have to vote in person?
No. The deadline to apply for a mail-in or absentee ballot is Tuesday, October 27, 2020. Ballots can be requested through the Department of State.
Do I have to mail my ballot through the USPS?
No. Ballots can be dropped off at any of the satellite offices or you can drop your ballot into a ballot box at City Hall, Eastern State Penitentiary, or Riverview Place on Columbus Boulevard. Please check PhiladelphiaVotes for the exact location of ballot boxes.
Can I see a sample ballot?
Yes. Search here for the address at which you are registered to vote.
Where can I find more information about the candidates and issues?
While nothing can replace doing your own research from various sources, the Committee of Seventy is a non-partisan organization that encourages engagement and advocacy. They can provide you with information and resources to inform yourself before you cast your vote.