Erie County Vote 2021

There are 3 ways to vote—Absentee, Early Voting and on Election Day. The deadline to register to vote for the November 2, 2021 General Election is October 8. Here is some information to use as you determine the best and safest way to vote.

Countdown to the General Election








Learn about Candidates and Ballot Initiatives


Find out more about the candidates and their proposals

There are many resources on the internet to find out more about candidates and proposals.  When searching, make sure you have a reliable source that is not biased.  Here are a few to start with:

Vote 411

Ballot Ready


Learn More About Ballot Proposals

There will be five statewide ballot measures on your ballot for the November 2 General Election.

  1. Redistricting Changes Amendment
  2. Environmental Rights Amendment
  3. Allow for No-Excuse Absentee Voting Amendment
  4. Allow for Same-Day Voter Registration Amendment
  5. NYC Civil Court Jurisdiction Amendment

Read more HERE.

Fall 2021 Voting Events

League of Women Voters of Buffalo Niagara will be hosting candidate forums in October.  Stay tuned for more information!

Resources & Partners

Erie County Board of Elections
134 West Eagle Street, Buffalo, NY 14202
Hours: Monday – Friday 9 AM – 5 PM
General Inquiries: 716-858-8891
Absentee Department: 716-858-7818

New York State Board of Elections

Vote 411

When We All Vote

Election Protection Coalition

Vote Forward

Questions? Contact Mara Koven-Gelman