NYU Votes: NYC Elections
This November, NYC residents will vote on a new mayor, comptroller, public advocate, several borough presidents, over two-thirds of city council members, and more. Below is a variety of important information and resources—including an overview of ranked choice voting, which will be used in all special and primary elections this year.
- Register to Vote in the NYC Primary Election Deadline: May 28, 2021
- Early voting begins: June 12, 2021
- Absentee Ballot Application Deadline: June 15, 2021
- Primary Election: June 22, 2021
- NYC General Election: November 2, 2021
Ranked choice voting allows voters to choose up to 5 preferred candidates, in order, for each election. You may choose fewer than 5, but be sure to put your favorite first.
Learn more and practice your ranked voting technique at Rank the Vote NYC.
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