Goochland County’s Voter Satellite Office is now open with expanded Saturday hours from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on October 24 and October 31 for in-person absentee early voting.
In addition, the Voter Satellite Office is open for in-person absentee early voting Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. October 31 is the last day to vote early.
Virginia no longer requires a reason to vote absentee. Individuals can cast your absentee early voting ballot in person by visiting the Voter Satellite Office location in the Goochland County Parks and Recreation’s Goochland Sports Complex building at 1800 Sandy Hook Rd., Goochland, VA 23063.
Dedicated parking for in-person absentee early voting is located directly behind the Goochland Sports Complex and is accessible by an entrance off River Road West (Route 6). Dedicated parking for Voters 65 or Older and Voters with Disabilities is located in front of the Goochland Sports Complex and the new Office of the General Registrar’s building and is accessible from Sandy Hook Road (Route 522).
Below is a map showing the location of Voter Satellite Office for In Person Absentee/Early Voting and the designated parking areas described above.
Pursuant to Executive Order Sixty-Three and Order of Public Health Emergency Five from Governor Ralph Northam all patrons entering the Voter Satellite Office, the Office of the General Registrar and all precincts are required to wear a face mask or facial covering when entering, exiting, traveling through, and spending time in the buildings. The Office of the General Registrar will honor these identified exceptions:
- while eating and drinking
- while exercising
- any person who has trouble breathing, or incapacitated or otherwise unable to remove the face covering without assistance
- any person seeking to communicate with a hearing-impaired person, for which the mouth needs to be visible
- any person with a health condition that keeps them from wearing a face covering.
The 2020 November General Election will occur on November 3, 2020 with all precincts open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
For more information on elections and voter registration please visit https://www.goochlandva.us/359/Elections-and-Voter-Registration, call 804-556-5803, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.