Town elections are to be held on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.
The deadline for voter registration to be eligible to vote in the May 5th Town of Farmville General Election is Monday, April 13th, at 5:00 p.m. All Wards will vote for one At Large Member of Town Council. Wards D and E will also vote for one Member of Town Council to represent their Ward. You do not have to re-register if your current information is correct.
The Voter Registration Office is located on the second floor of The Prince Edward County Courthouse and is open Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
In addition to regular office hours, the Voter Registration Office will be open on Saturday, May 2nd, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for absentee voting. This is the final day for IN-PERSON absentee voting. Absentee Ballot Applications requesting a ballot by MAIL must be received in the Registrar’s Office by 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 28th. Applications to register to vote and absentee applications are available online at www.elections.virginia.gov.
Virginia Voters are reminded that state law requires all voters to provide an acceptable form of Photo ID at the polls.
Wards A & B – Farmville Train Station, 510 W Third St
Wards C & D – Prince Edward Elks Lodge #269, 636 S Main St
Ward E – Farmville Area Bus, 502 Doswell St
Lynette H. Wright / General Registrar
(434)392-4767 Fax (434)392-3889
Prince Edward Voter Registration & Elections Office
124 N. Main St., P. O. Box J, Farmville, VA 23901
Public Service Announcement – May 5, 2020 May Town Election
Lynette H. Wright, Director of Elections – Prince Edward County
The Prince Edward Voter Registration encourages voters to protect their health during COVID -19 outbreak. Voting Absentee by mail in the coming local May elections is strongly encouraged. Voters may choose reason “2A my disability or illness” for Absentee voting in the May 2020 elections due to COVID-19. Voters who choose the absentee option should do so as soon as possible so they can get their ballots in time to return them by mail for Election Day.
You may apply in the following ways-
Online-https://www.elections.virginia.gov/registration/voter-forms/. If you have a DMV issued driver’s license or ID card it will ask you for that number to electronically add your signature. Your application will then come to us electronically thru our secure site.
Paper – by mail – PO Box J, Farmville, VA. 23901
Email – [email protected]
Fax – 434-392-3889
Absentee Forms can be downloaded from https://www.elections.virginia.gov/registration/voterforms/ or we will gladly mail you an absentee application if you call our office at 434-392-4767.
In Person – We are in the office during regular business hours Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. As a service to our citizens, we are offering curbside voting outside of our office at the Prince Edward County Courthouse located at 124 N. Main St. Floor 2, Farmville, Va. 23901.Once you arrive you will need to call us at 434-392-4767 and let us know you are here and we will gladly come to your vehicle with the necessary forms for you to vote.
Deadlines : March 20, 2020 Absentee Voting begins for May Town Election
April 13, 2020 – Last Day to register to vote in the May Town Election
April 28, 2020 Last day to request an absentee application by mail,
***Application must be received by 5:00 pm***
May 2, 2020 – Last day for IN-Person Absentee 8:30-4:30 pm
May 5, 2020 – All mail in ballots have to be returned by 7:00 pm