Notices

 

Voters will not be required to show photo ID for the March 3, 2020 primary election. In a December 31 order, a federal district court blocked North Carolina’s voter photo ID requirement from taking effect. The injunction will remain in place until further order of the court.


 

Click HERE to view the Watauga County 2020 Presidential Preference Primary Election Notice.



SAMPLE BALLOTS

Constitution Party

Democratic Party

Green Party

Libertarian Party

Republican Party


REQUEST AN ABSENTEE BY MAIL BALLOT
You may request an Absentee by Mail ballot be mailed to you for any reason. The law has changed so that Absentee Ballot Request Forms must be hand delivered or mailed to the Board of Elections Office. You are no longer allowed to fax or email the form. To download an Absentee Ballot Request Form, click HERE.



WATAUGA COUNTY 2020 UOCAVA ELECTION NOTICE

This is an official notice of an election to be conducted in WATAUGA County on 03/03/2020. This notice contains a list of all of the ballot measures and federal, State, and local offices this county expects, as of this date, to be on the ballot on the date of the election. To view the entire UOCACA Election Notice, please click HERE.


 One-Stop Early Voting Schedule

All sites are open the following dates and times:
February 13 - 14    8AM – 7:30PM
February 17 – 21    8AM – 7:30PM
February 24 – 28    8AM – 7:30PM
February 29, Saturday 8AM -3PM

Locations (You can vote at any One-Stop site in Watauga County)
Watauga County Administration Building - 814 West King Street, Boone
ASU Plemmons Student Union, Blue Ridge Ballroom – 263 Locust Street, Boone
Blowing Rock Town Hall – 1036 Main Street, Blowing Rock
Deep Gap Fire Department - 6583 Old 421 South, Deep Gap
Meat Camp Fire Department – 4797 NC HWY 194 North, Meat Camp
Western Watauga Community Center – 1081 Old US 421, Sugar Grove
High Country Vacation Homes – 520 Church Road, Foscoe

*Same Day Registration is available at all One Stop sites. Proof of residence within Watauga County is required for Same Day Registration. Call (828)265-8061 for what documents can be used for proof of residency.*

 


 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN PURSUANT TO G.S. 163A-128... The Watauga County Board of Elections has passed a resolution to move the following precinct polling place:
           Boone 2 to the Plemmons Student Union located at 263 Locust Street, Boone, NC 28608
The polling place changes are for future elections from this point forward and until deemed necessary of change by future boards.

Jane Ann Hodges, Chair
Watauga County Board of Elections

 


 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN PURSUANT TO G.S. 163A-128... The Watauga County Board of Elections has passed a resolution to move the following precinct polling place:
           New River 3 to the National Guard Armory located at 274 Martin Luther King Jr Street (formerly 274 Hunting Hills Lane), Boone, NC 28607
The polling place changes are for future elections from this point forward and until deemed necessary of change by future boards.

Jane Ann Hodges, Chair
Watauga County Board of Elections


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN PURSUANT TO G.S. 163-128... The Watauga County Board of Elections has passed a resolution to move the following precinct polling place:
          Cove Creek to the Zionville Volunteer Fire Station #2, located at 10292 US HWY 421 N, Zionville, NC 28698.
The polling place changes are for future elections from this point forward and until deemed necessary of change by future boards.

Jane Ann Hodges, Chair
Watauga County Board of Elections


Board of Elections Meetings

The Watauga County Board of Elections holds regularly scheduled meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Board Room on the first floor of the Watauga County Administration Building located at 814 West King Street, Boone, North Carolina, pursuant to NC GS 163-31.


 Vote In Honor of a Veteran

 The Vote in Honor of a Veteran Program provides North Carolina citizens an opportunity to pay tribute to those that have served, and continue to serve, this country to protect our freedom. You can honor a Veteran on any Election Day by requesting a pin and/or sharing a story, that may be posted on the North Carolina State Board of Elections website. For more information click HERE or call (828)265-8061


Contact Us

Mailing Address:
Watauga County Board of Elections
PO Box 528
Boone, NC 28607

Physical Address:
Watauga County Board of Elections
842 W. King St, Suite 6
Boone, NC 28607

Hours of Operations
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone:
828-265-8061
Fax:
828-265-8068
Email:
Matthew.Snyder@watgov.org

Board Members
Jane Ann Hodges - Chair
Marv Williamsen - Secretary
Eric Eller - Member
Nancy Owen - Member
Matt Walpole - Member

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