Cuomo allows affidavit ballots for residents affected by Sandy

Officials say 20 polling sites have been changed in the borough after superstorm Sandy rolled through last Monday. In order to avoid possible confusion, Gov.

BROOKLYN - Officials say 20 polling sites have been changed in the borough after superstorm Sandy rolled through last Monday.

In order to avoid possible confusion, Gov. Cuomo issued an executive order that allows voters to cast ballots at any polling site they can get to on Tuesday.

Residents will have to sign an affidavit stating they're registered to vote in the presidential and U.S. Senate, voters can cast ballots at any open polling place.

The executive order allows residents to only vote for candidates for congress, state senate and assembly if they are voting in the same district where they live.

To see what site to head to tomorrow, text 877 877 and answer a few prompts.

Polling places will open tomorrow at 6 a.m. and close at 9 p.m.More info at NYS Board of Elections

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 VIDEO: Mini-mall plaza opens in Sunset Park
News 12 Brooklyn asked residents what they like 2 Word on the Street: Inauguration Day
Authorities have released a surveillance image of a 3 Police release image of car suspected of Brooklyn drive-by shooting
4 Brooklyn Sportscast, Jan. 17
Our Lady of Loreto Church in Brownsville has 5 Residents fight to save vacant Brownsville church

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE