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2021 Voting Information from Bergen County

2021 General Election Timeline

NOTE: In-Person Early Voting Locations open Saturday, October 23rd through Sunday, October 31, 2021; Monday through Saturday, 10:00 am to 8:00 pm and Sunday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. Rutherford is host to an early voting location at the Williams Center, 15 Sylvan Street. For information in regards to the other eight Bergen County locations, kindly contact the Bergen County Board of Elections at elections@co.bergen.nj.us or (201) 336-6230.

POLLING PLACE LOCATIONS

Please note that due to the construction at Union School, Districts 11 and 12 are being temporarily relocated to the Congregational Church at 251 Union Avenue.

1st District: Lincoln School 414 Montross Avenue

2nd District: High School 56 Elliott Place

3rd District: Congregational Church 251 Union Avenue

4th District: Congregational Church 251 Union Avenue

5th District: Washington School 89 Wood Street

6th District: High School 56 Elliott Place

7th District: Sylvan School 109 Sylvan Street

8th District: Sylvan School 109 Sylvan Street

9th District: Pierrepont School 70 E. Pierrepont Avenue

10th District: Pierrepont School 70 E. Pierrepont Avenue

11th District: Congregational Church 251 Union Avenue

12th District: Congregational Church 251 Union Avenue

Please note that Poll Workers cannot accept Mail-In Ballots at the polls. Voters are advised to take their mail-in ballots to the Election Drop-Box located at 176 Park Avenue or to one of the other 18 Election Drop-Boxes located throughout the County.

Bergen County Voters are being strongly encouraged to wear masks in all public buildings. Each location will have ample supply of extra masks and hand sanitizers.

Please call us at 201-460-3001, if you have any questions.

Margaret Scanlon, Borough Clerk


PRIMARY ELECTIONS are held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in June. The Primary is held to nominate party candidates for the General Election and to elect party members of the State and County Committees and Delegates and Alternate Delegates to the National Conventions in Presidential Election years. Polls will be open from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

GENERAL ELECTIONS/SCHOOL ELECTIONS are held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November to elect various National, State, County and Municipal officials to office. Polls for the Primary and the General Elections are open from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

VOTER REGISTRATION FORM Click Here Please call the Borough Clerk’s Office if you have any questions at 201-460-3001.

SPECIAL ELECTIONS may be held at various times throughout the year, but generally on a Tuesday. Notification of such elections is advertised in your local newspapers.