What You Need to Know Before You Go to Vote
Nov. 5 2012
Polls in Virginia are open 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 6. Make sure you are ready to vote by taking these steps:
Bring a Form of ID to Vote:
Handy chart (PDF) from the Virginia State Board of Elections.
Make Sure You Know Your Polling Place: Due to the recent
congressional redistricting, your polling place may have changed. Check
Virginia State Board of Elections Website to make sure you know
your polling place.
Download the Fairfax County App on Your Smartphone for Voting Info
on the Go: More
Learn About the Four County Bond Questions: The county plans to
pay for improvements to libraries, parks, public safety buildings and
stormwater infrastructure by selling bonds. Voters will be asked to
vote YES or NO on these four bond questions. Visit the 2012 Bond Referenda web page for more
Find Out About the Two Proposed Constitutional Amendments: Get
more information from this
brochure (PDF) from the Virginia State Board of
Review Your Sample Ballot: Go online and scroll down to click on
the ballot for your district.
Go to the Virginia State Board of Elections for Military
and Overseas Voter information.
Look for Election Results (after
polls close at 7 p.m.) and Follow @fairfaxvotes on
Twitter for precinct results of presidential race in real