Notices

Blowing Rock Municipal Election Notice: Click HERE

Boone Municipal Election Notice: Click HERE

 Seven Devils Municipal Election Notice: Click HERE

Beech Mountain Election Notice: Click HERE

 


2019 Municipal Election Buffer Zone Notice: Click HERE


Click HERE to download a Municipal Absentee Ballot Request Form


Click HERE to see the Watauga County 2019 Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act Notice.


CANDIDATES THAT HAVE FILED TO RUN FOR OFFICE
Click HERE to see the list of candidates that have filed to run in Beech Mountain, Blowing Rock, Boone, and Seven Devils.


VOTER PHOTO ID CARD
To request a free Voter Photo ID Card please click HERE, fill out the form and bring it to our office. We will take your picture and issue your voting photo ID card. Please note if you have an NC Driver's License or one of the many other forms of acceptable ID, you can use those to vote in 2020 and do not need a Voter Photo ID Card. YOU DO NOT NEED A PHOTO ID TO VOTE IN 2019.


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN PURSUANT TO G.S. 163A-1045... The Watauga County Board of Elections has passed a resolution to move the following precinct polling place:
           Boone 2 to the Plemmons Student Union
The polling place changes are for future elections from this point forward and until deemed necessary of change by future boards.

 

 

Jane Ann Hodges, Chair
Watauga County Board of Elections


 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN PURSUANT TO G.S. 163A-1045... The Watauga County Board of Elections has passed a resolution to move the following precinct polling place:
           New River 3 to the National Guard Armory
The polling place changes are for future elections from this point forward and until deemed necessary of change by future boards.

Jane Ann Hodges, Chair
Watauga County Board of Elections


Governor Roy Cooper signed Session Law 2019-4 . The enactment delays implementation of new laws implementing photo identification requirements for voting. See Session Law 2018-114 . These new photo identification requirements will be enforced beginning in 2020.


Board of Elections Meetings

 

The Watauga County Board of Elections holds regularly scheduled meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Board Room on the first floor of the Watauga County Administration Building located at 814 West King Street, Boone, North Carolina, pursuant to NC GS 163-31.


  North Carolina Candidate, Party, & Referendum Committee Treasures
Mandatory Compliance Training Schedule and Registration CLICK HERE 


CANDIDATE FILING INFORMATION
If you are interested in filing as a candidate for 2020, please see the information below and click on the contest you are interested in. Candidate filing for 2020 contests opens December 2nd at Noon and closes December 20th at Noon. Filing for the 2019 municipal elections in Beech Mountain, Blowing Rock, Boone, or Seven Devils opens July 5th at Noon and closes July 19th at Noon.  Should you have any questions please call us.

 

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Vote In Honor of a Veteran

 

The Vote in Honor of a Veteran Program provides North Carolina citizens an opportunity to pay tribute to those that have served, and continue to serve, this country to protect our freedom. You can honor a Veteran on any Election Day by requesting a pin and/or sharing a story, that may be posted on the North Carolina State Board of Elections website. For more information click HERE or call (828)265-8061


Contact Us

Mailing Address:
Watauga County Board of Elections
PO Box 528
Boone, NC 28607

Physical Address:
Watauga County Board of Elections
842 W. King St, Suite 6
Boone, NC 28607

Hours of Operations
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone:
828-265-8061
Fax:
828-265-8068
Email:
Matthew.Snyder@watgov.org

Board Members
Jane Ann Hodges - Chair
Marv Williamsen - Secretary
Eric Eller - Member
Nancy Owen - Member
Matt Walpole - Member

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