Notice of US Congressional District 1 Special Election--November 7, 2023
BE ADVISED, THE FOLLOWING IS
NOTICE OF THE
RHODE ISLAND US CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT 1 SPECIAL ELECTION
TO BE HELD ON
TUESDAY, November 7, 2023
Sunday, October 8—Last Day to Register to Vote
LAST DAY for new voters to register and existing voters to make changes before the Final Canvass for this election. Canvassing staff will be in the office to answer questions and process forms at 2200 East Main Road, 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM. Registrations and changes can also be made online at https://vote.sos.ri.gov/ .
Ways to Request a Mail Ballot
- Applications available at the Canvassing office or online at https://vote.sos.ri.gov/
- May request an application by contacting the Canvassing office.
- May request a mail ballot online at https://mailballot.sos.ri.gov/
- Must be received before 4PM October 17.
Early Voting Begins October 18 at Town Hall through 4PM November 6—Photo ID Required
During Town Hall business hours: Monday – Wednesday, 8:30AM to 4:30PM
Thursday, 8:30AM to 6:30PM
Friday, 8:30AM to 2:30PM
Emergency Mail Ballot Application
- Allows voter to pick up a mail ballot at Town Hall
- Allows voter to designate a representative to pick up ballot at Town Hall (must show ID)
Ballots may be deposited in BALLOT DROP BOX at the south entrance to Town Hall beginning August 16.
Verify voter registration information and obtain sample ballots at https://vote.sos.ri.gov/ .
Polls will be combined for this election.
PRECINCT# Your POLLING SITE and ADDRESS will be
2701 HOPE BROWN CENTER AT FARNHAM FARM Prudence Island
2702 & 2703 COMBINED
If you voted at the Portsmouth High School Fieldhouse in 2022, you will cast your ballot at
COMMON FENCE POINT COMMUNITY HALL 933 Anthony Road
2704 & 2705 COMBINED If you voted at the Portsmouth Town Hall Council Chambers in 2022, you will cast your ballot at PORTSMOUTH FRIENDS CHURCH 11 Middle Road
2706 & 2707 COMBINED If you voted at the Portsmouth Middle School in 2022, you will cast your ballot at
ST. BARNABAS CHURCH PARISH HALL 1697 East Main Road
In accordance with RIGL§17-19-24.2, poll workers will ask you to show Photo ID when you vote at your polling site.
To vote in the Democratic Primary you must be registered to vote as a DEMOCRAT or be UNAFFILIATED.
To vote in the Republican Primary you must be registered to vote as a REPUBLICAN or be UNAFFILIATED.
In accordance with RIGL §17-10-3 (c), “You must be registered to vote from your actual place of residence.”
For more information, go online to https://vote.sos.ri.gov/ or contact the Canvassing office.