Effective Monday April 6, 2020 the DC Board of Elections will be operating remotely without staff onsite. This is to ensure the safety of the public and our staff after exposure to COVID-19.
Please note that all Brown Bag trainings have been suspended at this time. Residents should check Coronavirus (COVID-19) for more information.
In light of the spread of COVID-19, the Board encourages ALL residents to request an absentee (mail-in) ballot for the June Primary & Special Elections. Applications for absentee ballot requests can be obtained by calling (202) 741-5283, faxing, or emailing the Board, or they can be made online by proceeding to our main website.
2020 Election Schedule
In light of the spread of COVID-19, 20 vote centers will open throughout the District beginning May 22, 2020, and will remain open through June 2, 2020. Social distancing measures will be enforced at all vote centers. All locations will open from 8:30am until 7pm, including on Election Day. The usual 144 precincts will NOT open on Election Day.
For the June 16, 2020 Ward 2 Special Election, vote centers will open beginning Friday, June 12 and will remain open through Election Day. Social distancing measures will be enforced at all vote centers.
Primary Election is Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Special Election for Ward 2 is Tuesday, June 16, 2020
General Election is Tuesday, November 3, 2020