Orleans County Board of Elections Provides Info for June Primary

Orleans County Board of Elections Commissioners Michael Mele and Janice Grabowski today announced information related to the Tuesday, June 25th Primary Elections in Orleans County.  There are only primaries for the Republican ballot line and as such, under New York State law, only registered Republicans can vote in these primaries.

There are two countywide primary contests for District Attorney and Coroner.  For District Attorney, the election is between Susan M. Howard and John S. Sansone.  For County Coroner, voters can choose 3 candidates between Kevin P. Dann, Julie A. Woodworth, Rocco L. Sidari and Scott M. Schmidt.

There is a primary in the 24th Congressional District between Claudia Tenney and Mario Fratto.  There is also a primary for Carlton Council Member for a one-year term to fill a vacancy between John L. Olles and Jeffrey A. Gifaldi. 

The remaining elections are for members of the Republican County Committee.  In Shelby District 3, choose two between Bruce R. Schmidt, Alana J. Koneski and Stephen J. Seitz, Sr.  In Shelby District 4, choose for any 2 between John H. Pratt III, Benjamin D. Flansburg and Thomas J. Winans.  Last, in Yates District 2, choose for 2 between Terry L. Chaffee, Jr.,  William C. Jurinich,  Lynne M. Johnson and Steven A. Colon.

Those who are not currently registered but wish to enroll to vote in the June primary elections must do so by June 15.  Early voting begins on Saturday, June 15 and runs through Sunday, June 23 at the Orleans County Board of Elections Office, 14016 State Route 31 in Albion.  Dates and hours are as follows:

  • Saturday June 15. 2024 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Sunday June 16, 2024 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Monday June 17, 2024 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday June 18, 2024 12:00 PM to 8:00PM
  • Wednesday June 19, 2024 12:00 PM to 8:00PM
  • Thursday June 20, 2024 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Friday June 21, 2024 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Saturday June 22, 2024 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Sunday June 23, 2024 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Those with questions can contact the Orleans County Board of Elections at (585) 589-3274.  For more election information, visit https://www.orleanscountyny.gov/government/elections/.