Who may vote?
To vote one must be:
- A citizen of the United States
- At least 18 years of age
- A resident of the school district for at least 30 days prior to the vote
- Registered with the school district or with the Dutchess County Board of Elections
To register with the Dutchess County Board of Elections:
Please visit the Dutchess County website for information on how to register. You may also verify your registration with the County on this website. For more information please call 845-486-2473.
A link to the New York State voter registration form can be found below.
Citizens who are not registered with Dutchess County, and wish to vote in the Beacon City School District Budget Vote and Election ONLY (you will not be eligible to vote in local, state, and national elections) may register with the school district. Registration will take place on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 from 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. at the District Office at 10 Education Drive. Please bring identification and proof of residency.