NORTH CASTLE, Conn. -- The League of Women Voters of New Castle is having voter registration drives in Westchester in order to enroll new voters before the November election.
Along with more than 400 other organizations, the league also is participating in National Voter Registration Day on Tuesday. The deadline to register to vote in New York for this November’s election is Oct. 11.
League volunteers will also be registering voters at the following locations on Tuesday:
- Chappaqua Starbucks from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Millwood A&P from 1:30-6 p.m.
In addition, New Yorkers can register to vote and update their voter registration information online through the Department of Motor Vehicles' website .
Applications for absentee ballots also will be available at the registration drives. Applications for an absentee ballot must be mailed by Oct. 29 and absentee ballots must be mailed by Nov. 4.
For college students deciding whether to vote in New York or at their school, visit the New Castle league's website for helpful advice.
The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
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