LOCAL COVID-19 UPDATES

COVID-19 - UPDATES FOR THE CITY OF MARTINSVILLE AND HENRY COUNTY

  City of Martinsville Weekly Statement on COVID-19   Martinsville / Henry County VA COVID-19 Updates
Registrar Government

Registrar

Cynthia Barbour

General Registrar/Director of Elections

Registrar Location:
55 West Church Street, Office 122

Hours:
8:30-11 a.m., Noon-5 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Contacts:
P.O. Box 1323
Martinsville, VA 24114
Phone: 276-403-5122
Fax: 276-403-5258
Email


Electoral Information

Electoral Board Members

  • Dwayne W. Waller
    Chairman
  • Gerasimo “Zeke” Zanatos
    Vice-Chairman
  • Artis M. Law
    Secretary

Electoral Board Meeting

April 8, 2020, 2:00 PM, Room 32 (Rescheduled date to be determined)

Municipal Building

Approved: EB Minutes Jan 15, 2020

Draft:  EB Minutes Mar 3, 2020


Informational Links

Department of Elections

Press Release

Information on Candidate Qualifications & Requirements

  • Virginia Election Laws §24.2 Deadline for filing by 7:00 PM on the second Tuesday in June before that November election.§24.2-503(iv);§24.2-506 A.6; §24.2-507.3

  • Candidates required to contact office to schedule an appointment for submitting Candidacy forms between now and June 9, 2020 (second Tuesday in June). Phone: 276-403-5122 or email: cbarbour@ci.martinsville.va.us

Voter Registration Drives - Required Certification

  • Completed Voter Registration Applications through Registration Drives required to be submitted to Voter Registration Office within 10 days

Confirm your current voter registration information is correct, or update if needed


Upcoming dates

June 23, 2020 Primary Elections – Republican PartY PRIMARY for United States Senate member

Order Calling Primaries

DEADLINES RELATING TO JUNE 23RD REPUBLICAN PARTY PRIMARY

Due to COVID-19, Governor Northam by his statutory authority (§ 24.2-603.1 of the Code of Virginia) moved the June primary elections from June 9, 2020 to June 23, 2020 as stated in Governor’s Press Release 4/8/2020.

Upcoming Dates - June 23 2020 Republican Primary

Offices We Vote For

Sample Ballot

ACCEPTING ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATIONS NOW FOR June 23, 2020 and November 3, 2020

BALLOTS ISSUED BY MAIL (SEE BELOW SECTION FOR ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATION FORM)

June 23, 2020 - Republican Primary U.S. Senate;  on application in Section 3 use code 2A and Supporting Info

* You are encouraged to vote Absentee for this Election due to COVID-19, on application in Section 3 use code 2A and Supporting Info note: COVID-19

November 3, 2020 - General & Special Election

* Virginia Law requires Photo ID when voting in person.  Need a Free Photo ID for voting purposes, contact Voter Registration Office, 276-403-5122.

Info - Valid Photo ID


Voting in-person

Casting a ballot in-person


Virginia voter registration application

Online Registration
Print Form Version


VIRGINIA ABSENTEE & EARLY VOTING – Effective 7/1/2020

Accepting Absentee Ballot Applications now for ballots issued by mail; ballot is available (45 days prior to General Election, Sec. 24.2-612)

Apply on-line


UNIFORMED MILITARY AND OVERSEAS VOTERS (UOCAVA):  OFFICIAL ELECTION NOTICE - (SEC. 24.2-465)

Mark-Sense Ballot Instructions:

  • Clearly mark your choices in the ovals using the black pens provided in the poll stations.
  • Fully and completely mark the oval.
  • Follow instructions at the polling station for submitting your vote.
  • To write in a candidate whose name is not on the ballot, write the name on the line provided and completely fill in the oval next to that line.

Note: Write-in Votes not permitted in Primary Elections: Virginia Election Law 24.2-529


Work at the polls 

Details
*If interested, contact 276-403-5122


ELECTION FAQS