Board of Elections
The Rutherford County Board of Elections is the county
agency charged with overall responsibility for
administration of the elections process and campaign
finance disclosure in Rutherford County.
We hope you find this site contains useful information that helps
you take a more informed role in the voting process.
STATEWIDE RECOUNT PRESS RELEASE FROM STATE BOARD
NOTICE OF PROTEST HEARING FOR RUTHERFORD COUNTY
NOTICE OF RECOUNT
In accordance with NCGS 163-182.7 and 08 NCAC 09 .0107, a recount for NC Supreme Court chief justice will be conducted beginning on Thursday November 19, 2020 at 1:00pm at the Rutherford County Board of Elections located at
298 Fairground Rd., Spindale NC 28160
This meeting is open to the public, but due to Covid and space requirements, please RSVP by calling 828-287-6023 so that we can adequately prepare.
Double Voting is Illegal: a message from our Executive Director at the State Board of Elections
Sample Ballots for the General Election 2020
5th Congressional District 11th Congressional District
General Election 11/03/2020 Results
General Election November 3, 2020
Polls will be open from 6:30 am until 7:30 pm.
To vote on Election Day you must go to your Precinct. Not sure where your precinct is?
Questions about Absentee by Mail?
Please click on the link below regarding third-party mailers.
Press Release June 19, 2020
Election Officials Searching for Democracy Heros
Interested in being an Election Worker? Click this link to find out how you can help!
1st Tuesday of each month at 12:30 p.m. at the Board of Elections Office.
Meetings will only be held if business is scheduled
BOARD MEETING SCHEDULED:
Thursday Nov. 12, 2020 at 12:30 pm.
Provisionals and Absentee by Mail will be reviewed and tabulated.
|September 29, 2020||12:30 pm|
|October 06, 2020||12:30 pm|
|October 08, 2020||12:30 pm|
|October 13, 2020||12:30 pm|
|October 15, 2020||12:30 pm|
|October 20, 2020||12:30 pm|
|October 22, 2020||12:30 pm|
|October 27, 2020||12:30 pm|
|October 29, 2020||12:30 pm|
|November 02, 2020||5:00 pm|
|November 03, 2020||5:00 pm|
|November 12, 2020||12:30 am|
UOCAVA Election Notice for 11/03/2020
Important Update on Photo ID
Until further order of the court, voters are not required to show photo ID. The law was enjoined by a federal district court on December 31, 2019. This page will be updated if new information becomes available.
Voter ID information