Special Election for November 7, 2017
On Wednesday, December 14, 2016, the Frederick County Board of Supervisors voted to hold a Special Election in conjunction with the General Election on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 for the Member, Board of Supervisors, Gainesboro District seat. The winner of this Special Election will serve out the remainder of the term through December 31, 2019. The Gainesboro Magisterial District is comprised of 4 Precincts - Gainesborough, Albin, Redland and Nain. Any interested Gainesboro Magisterial District citizen who wishes to apply to be a candidate in this Special Election have from Tuesday, January 3, 2017 through Friday, August 18, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. to file all of the required forms to qualify for the ballot on November 7, 2017.
Photo ID Required for Voting - effective July 1, 2014Voters must present one of the following acceptable forms of identification when voting, effective January 1, 2016.
If you do not have an acceptable form of identification, please contact your local voter registration office for a free ID.
Frederick County Voter Registration Office
For more information go to elections.virginia.gov or call 1-800-552-9745.
What is on My Ballot?
Find out what's on your 2017 ballot with the Election Search tool by the Virginia Department of Elections.
The Electoral Board is composed of three appointed members who are responsible for conducting elections in the County, including appointing and training poll workers, choosing polling places, printing ballots, administration of absentee ballots, maintaining financial reports of candidates, ascertaining the results of elections, and organizing election procedures.
Richard M. Venskoske, Chairman
Marie F. Straub, Vice-Chairman
Jerry Zemlachenko, Secretary
Our Pledge to the Citizens of Frederick County
The Frederick County Voter Registrar and Assistant Registrars are entrusted to providing qualified citizens living in Frederick County the opportunity to register to vote in a courteous, professional, and non-partisan manner. We are dedicated to helping each citizen exercise his or her right to vote in an efficient and equitable fashion in accordance with election laws and the Constitution of the United States and the Commonwealth of Virginia.
About Your Address
Your physical address determines your precinct. DMV transactions do not assure that you are registered to vote.
Please check with us in order to assure that we have your current address. This prevents you from going to the wrong precinct on Election Day.