Election Information

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Town of Edgewood

2020 GENERAL ELECTION ABSENTEE AND EARLY VOTING INFORMATION
Voter Registration Closes:
  • Voter Registration closes on Tuesday, October 6th at 5:00 p.m. 
In Person Same Day Voter Registration at the County Clerk's Office: 
  • Begins October 7, 2020 and ends Saturday, October 31, 2020( Photo ID Required
    Hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 31st ONLY from 10:00a.m. until 6:00p.m. 
Absentee/In Person Voting:
  • County Clerks Office (New Building-100 Catron St. Santa Fe, NM 87501) from Tuesday, October 6th through Saturday, October 31st during regular hours of business(Monday through Friday 8:00a.m - 5:00p.m.). The office is closed Monday, October 12, 2020 in observance of Columbus Day. 
  • The County Clerk's Office will be open for voting on Saturday, October 31st ONLY, but not the other Saturdays of early voting. 
Early Voting - Alternate Sites:
  • Begins Saturday, October 17, 2020 through Saturday, October 31, 2020. Hours of voting are from 12:00p.m. to 8:00p.m., Tuesday through Friday, and 10:00a.m. to 6:00p.m. on Saturdays. 

  • Early Voting Sites are located at: 
    Abedon Lopez Community Center - 155A Camino De Quintana, Santa Cruz, NM 
    Christian Life Church - 121 Siringo Road, Santa Fe, NM 
    Town of Edgewood Administrative Offices - 171A State Road 344, Edgewood, NM 
    Max Coll Corridor Satellite Office - 5 W. Gutierrez - Ste. 9, Pojoaque Pueblo Plaza
    Santa Fe County Fair Building - 3229 Rodeo Rd., Santa Fe, NM 
    Southside Library - 6599 Jaguar Dr., Santa Fe, NM  

Absentee Voting by Mail: 
  • You can apply for an Absentee Ballot at NMVote.org or at the County Clerk's Office(505-986-6380) any time before Tuesday, October 20, 2020. We encourage voters not to wait until the last minute. Completed Ballots should be mailed to the County Clerks Office no later than October 27, 2020 to ensure it arives before 7pm on Election Day. 
  • You can also drop off ballots at your County Clerk's Office or at any polling location in your County during Early Voting or on Election Day. 
  • For those voters using an Absentee Ballot, Intelligent Mail Barcodes will be used on all mailed ballots. This Technology gives voters detailed information about the status of their ballot(i.e. when their application was recieved, when their ballot was sent to them, when it was recieved by the County Clerk, etc.). This will allow you to track your Absentee Ballot from the application stage all the way to when it's counted by your County Clerk. 
  • If you mailed your Ballot back but it still has not been recieved by election day, you still have the option to go to a polling place and cast a ballot. You will just need to sign an affidavit cancelling the mailed ballot you submitted. 
For any other questions, contact your County Clerk's Office or visit NMVote.org.

TOWN OF EDGEWOOD SPECIAL ELECTION
ON THE QUESTION OF WHETHER OR NOT THE TOWN OF EDGEWOOD SHALL BE ORGANIZED UNDER A COMMISSION MANAGER FORM OF GOVERNMENT
AUGUST 24th, 2020

Information Sheet
Sample Ballot
Voter Registration Link
TIMELINE
July 27th is the last day to register to vote to be eligible to vote in this special election
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Don't know if you are registered to vote? Inquiring to the status of your voter registration in Santa Fe County is as easy as calling your County Clerk at (505) 986-6280 -OR- Visiting The New Mexico Secretary of State’s Voter Services Portal at https://voterportal.servis.sos.state.nm.us/WhereToVote.aspx)
July 28th - July 30th: Ballots will be sent out by the Santa Fe County Clerk to all registered voters
(If you are a registered voter and do not receive a ballot by August 10th please contact the Santa Fe County Clerk's Office at 505-986-6280)
August 24th is Special Election Day
(This is the day on which all ballots will be tallied after 7:00 pm. Your ballot must be received by the Santa Fe County Clerk prior to 7:00 pm on this day)

Election Documents Related to a Special Election to be Held on August 24, 2020 on the Question of Whether the Town of Edgewood Should Form as a Commission-Manager Form of Government. 

Petition filed to switch to a Commission-Manager form of Government
On March 23, 2020, The Town of Edgewood received a petition for a ballot initiative to change the form of Government for the Town of Edgewood to the Commission-Manager form of Government. 

To view the Petition, click HERE.

To view the Petition Certification, click HERE.
Other Documents:

The Town of Edgewood has opted into the Local Election Act.  Click here to access the Local Election Act FAQ.
For more information visit the Office of the Secretary of State of New Mexico by clicking here.
Town of Edgewood Opting into the Local Election Act: Ordinance 2018-13
Click here to view the Local Elections Act Fact Sheet


OTHER ELECTION RESOURCES

Office of the Santa Fe County Clerk
Office of the the New Mexico Secretary of State
NMVote.org - Your Voter Information Portal

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