Loudoun County voters will go to the polls Tuesday, June 11, 2019, for a primary election. Here are six important things Loudoun County election officials would like voters to know before going to the polls:
1. Know When to Vote
Polls in Loudoun County will be open from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 11, 2019. The last day to vote absentee in person is Saturday, June 8. Absentee voting is taking place at the Loudoun County Office of Elections and Voter Registration. Details are online at loudoun.gov/JunePrimary.
2. Know Where to Vote
Voters will cast their ballots at their normal polling location. Anyone who is not sure about where to vote may check their voter registration card or look up their polling place and related information online at vote.elections.virginia.gov. A list of polling places in Loudoun is available at loudoun.gov/polls.
3. Bring Your Voter ID with You
Voters are required to show an acceptable form of photo identification at their precinct. Acceptable forms of photo ID include a Virginia DMV-issued driver’s license, a U.S. passport, a student photo ID from a college or university located in Virginia, or a government-issued photo ID. Voters who do not have one of these forms of photo ID are eligible for a free Virginia Voter Photo ID Card. More information is online at www.loudoun.gov/VoterID.
4. Know Which Ballot to Choose and What Races are on the Ballot
The Commonwealth of Virginia does not recognize party affiliation when registering citizens to vote. In precincts holding both a Democratic and Republican Primary, voters will be asked to choose which party’s ballot they wish to vote. Candidates are running for offices that will be on the ballot in November. The offices on the primary ballot are:
5. Know about possible traffic delays
On Tuesday, June 11, traffic delays may occur in the vicinity of John Champe, Riverside, and Tuscarora high schools between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., as both graduation ceremonies and a primary election will be taking place at these schools. To access parking, voters should follow posted signs and graduation attendees should observe law enforcement direction.
6. Stay Informed Before, During and After the Election
More information about the June 11, 2019, election is online at loudoun.gov/JunePrimary.
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