May 19, 2020, Town Elections

Results

Election results will be available shortly after polls close at 7:00 p.m. on May 19, 2020, and can be viewed in two different formats:

The Town of Round Hill had only 2 candidates file for 3 seats as Member, Town Council, therefore 1 seat will be filled by write-in votes.  
As of Election Night it appears the winner of the write-in seat is: Melissa Hoffman.  Please note this is subject to final certification during canvass of results.

News and Announcements

May 5, 2020: Currently, the towns of Hamilton and Round Hill are scheduled to hold elections May 19, 2020.  The Lovettsville, Middleburg and Purcellville elections have been moved to June 4, 2020.  No matter when your election is scheduled, officials encourage you to vote absentee.

Note: ONLY voters in the Towns of Hamilton and Round Hill are eligible to vote in the election being held on May 19, 2020. If you do not live in one of those two towns, do not apply for an absentee ballot.

Note: Per the Virginia Governor’s executive order, the Town elections scheduled for May 5, 2020, have been moved two weeks and will occur on May 19, 2020. Deadlines to request and return absentee ballots have been extended as well. Voters who have already applied for and received an absentee ballot do not need to take any action: the ballots already issued will be counted. 

What and Who is on the Ballot?

The Towns of Hamilton and Round Hill will hold elections for the offices of Mayor and Member, Town Council.

What are my Options for Voting in this Election?

All registered voters who reside in the Towns of Hamilton and Round Hill are eligible to vote in this election. Please note that you must live within town limits in order to be eligible to vote. Voters may vote in-person at their voting precinct on Election day. Additionally, for this election all voters may vote absentee in-person or by-mail, using reason code 2A - Illness or Disability.  

Please note that voters choosing to vote on election day at a precinct will be subject to strict social distancing measures including no more than 10 people in the room at one time and 6’ between people.  This could potentially lead to longer than normal wait times.  Therefore it is strongly encouraged that you vote at home by applying online and using reason code 2A.
     
     Town Voting Locations;
          Town of Hamilton - Hamilton Baptist Church, 16 East Colonial Highway, Hamilton, 20158
          Town of Round Hill - Round Hill Center, 20 High Street, Round Hill, 20141

Can I Vote Absentee?  How do I Apply for an Absentee Ballot?

Step 1: Eligibility - For this election ALL voters are eligible to vote absentee using reason 2A - Illness or Disability

Step 2: Decide how you want to vote absentee. 

Due to the COVID-19 situation voters are strongly encouraged to vote by mail.

  • By Mail - Have a ballot mailed to you, which you will fill out and mail back.
    • How to Apply: Visit vote.virginia.gov and fill out the online absentee ballot application.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic ALL voters are authorized to use 2A Illness or Disability as the reason for requesting absentee by mail.
    • Deadline to Apply: Applications MUST be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12,  2020.
    • Deadline to Return: Your Ballot MUST be received in the office no later than 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2020
  • In-Person - Appear at the Office of Elections and vote from your car.
    • Please note that all in-person voters will be asked to vote from the comfort of their cars, please do not enter the office.  Simply pull up to the sign and honk and a staff person will come out to assist you.
    • Dates: Monday-Friday, starting March 20, 2020, through May 15, 2020, plus Saturday, May 16, 2020 
    • Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday and Saturday, May 16, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    • Location: Loudoun County Office of Elections at 750 Miller Drive, Suite C, Leesburg, VA 20175 - pull up to sign and honk!       

Do I need Voter ID?

  • Virginia requires a valid photo ID in order to vote. To see a list of acceptable ID’s visit our Photo Identification page.
  • If you do not have an acceptable ID we can provide one. Simply visit our office in Leesburg and we’ll help you out.

Am I Registered?  How can I Check my Registration Status?

The Elections and Voter Registration Office encourages all voters to double check their registration so they can be election ready.  Simply visit vote.virginia.gov to look yourself up and make sure everything is in order.  If you need to make a change you can do that right there too.  Keep in mind the following deadlines:

  • Deadline to register or update your Virginia Voter Registration online is Monday, April 13, 2020 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Deadline to register or update your Virginia Voter Registration in-person is Monday, April 13, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.
  • Registrations or updates submitted via mail MUST be postmarked no later than Monday, April 13, 2020.

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