Virginia Beach opens new early-voting, in-person polling locations

Posted at 8:26 AM, Oct 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-19 08:38:05-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - As election day approaches and people take advantage of early voting, city voters will have a choice of new locations to go to in order to cast their votes.

Those locations include the Bayside, Seatack, and Great Neck Recreational Centers. Another new option is the city treasurer’s office in the Kempsville section of the city located in the Fairfield Shopping Center. The shopping center is located at the corner of Providence Road and Kempsville Road.

These locations will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Voters will have until Saturday, Oct. 31 to vote at these locations.

People can still vote early at Building 14 located in the Municipal Center starting from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. also Monday through Saturday (Until 7 p.m. on Thursdays).

On Monday morning News 3 checked out a location. Voters started lining up an hour before the polls opened. People wore face coverings and practiced social distancing.

For those who prefer to vote by mail, Friday, Oct. 23 is the deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail in Virginia. Saturday, Oct. 24 is the last day to request one in-person.

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