The 2021 Special Congressional Election will be held Tuesday, June 1 and the Bernalillo County Clerk’s Office will begin mailing absentee ballots out on Tuesday, May 4 and absentee voting begins that day, as well. To register to vote, to check your voter registration status, to request an absentee ballot, and much more, visit: https://www.bernco.gov/clerk/elections.aspx#/CalendarContent
The Bernalillo County Clerk’s Office has announced early voting through Saturday, October 31 at 18 locations throughout Albuquerque. These voting convenience center will be open Mondays through Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Voters can cast a ballot in person or hand-deliver their completed absentee ballots to these locations. There is also same-day voter registration at seven (7) of these locations. Early voting is conducted in accordance with the state public health order designed to minimize the risk of COVID-19. Masks will be required for all voters and all polling employees, and social distancing protocols will be required. Completed absentee ballots can also be delivered to a secure drop box outside 1 Civic Plaza NW at 5th and Marquette Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The final day to mail a completed absentee ballot is Tuesday, October 27. After that hand delivery is recommended. Please visit BerncoVotes.org for additional information. You can also contact the County Clerk’s Office by phone at: 505-243-VOTE (8683) or by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.