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Voter Information

When you vote, you choose who speaks and advocates for you at every level of government. It’s been encouraging to see historic voter turnout, both in Rhode Island and nationwide. When more people vote, our elected officials better represent our needs.


Don’t forget to vote in Rhode Island’s special referenda election on March 2, 2021. Voters will decide whether to authorize the state to borrow money to make investments in specific initiatives. Click here to learn more about the specific bond questions, which call for a total of $400M in bonds.

Make sure you're ready to vote this year!
  1. Register and update your voter information by January 31.​
  2. Make a plan for how you’ll vote! See below for info on the THREE ways you can choose to vote this year.
  3. Vote in March 3 Special Referenda Election.
Three safe and secure ways Rhode Islanders can vote this year:
From Home

Deadline to submit mail ballot applications: February 9

Early-In Person

  • This is a new voting option for Rhode Islanders.

  • In the 20 days leading up to Election Day, you can vote at your city or town hall during their regular business hours. 


Early Voting Period: February 10 - March 1

In-person on Election Day

  • Make sure to check your assigned polling location before Election Day since some locations have changed.

  • Look up your polling locations here.

Know your rights!