UPDATED: Deadline to Apply for Absentee Ballot: May 19 Vienna & Clifton Town Elections

May 12, 2020 @ 5:00 pm America/New York Timezone

Governor of Virginia Ralph Northam announced a two-week delay for the Town of Vienna and Town of Clifton May Elections. They will now take place on Tuesday, May 19. The voter registration deadline has not changed.

Tuesday, May 12, 5:00 pm: Deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail, fax and online.

From the Fairfax County Office of Elections website:

The Virginia Department of Elections encourages voters to protect their health during the COVID-19 outbreak. Voting absentee by mail in the May Vienna and Clifton Town Elections and the June Primary Election is strongly encouraged. Voters may choose reason “2A My disability or illness” for Absentee voting.

Video from the Fairfax County Office of Elections on how to fill out your mail-in Absentee Ballot

REMEMBER: The Virginia Department of Elections strongly encourages voters to vote absentee by mail using reason code “2A My disability or illness.”