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James City County Virginia - Voter Notices Are Distributed to Virginia s Citizens This Week 21 September 2022 ( news )
James City County , state Virginia ( By Press Release office)
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( Originally released on Sept . 19 , 2022 )
RICHMOND , VA—Virginia voters will receive notices in the mail regarding their polling locations for the November 8 General Election beginning this week .
“Districts and polling locations have changed for some voters as part of the redistricting process following the 2020 Census , ” Department of Elections Commissioner Susan Beals said .
“We encourage every voter to check their polling location on thei......r voter notice . ”
District boundaries for federal , state and local offices are redrawn every 10 years following the census . The 2022 election is the first November general election for which the new districts resulting from the 2020 census will be in effect .
All registered Virginia voters will receive a notification containing their district information and polling location regardless of whether any changes were made .
Separate polling locations for town elections will not be listed because town elections have been moved from May to November and will be held November 8 .
Virginia maintained all its 11 Congressional districts following the 2020 U . S . Census , though many boundaries were altered due to demographic shifts . The Virginia Supreme Court unanimously approved the new district boundaries
( https://www . vacourts . gov/courts/scv/districting/redistricting_final . pdf ) December 28 , 2021 , after reviewing a proposal
( https://www . vacourts . gov/courts/scv/districting/2021_virginia_redistricting_memo . pdf ) from two court - mandated special masters after the newly created bipartisan Virginia Redistricting Commission was unable to reach an agreement on the new boundaries .
Voters can also find their district and polling location information on the Virginia Department of Elections website (
https://vote . elections . virginia . gov/VoterInformation/Lookup/polling
Virginia 2022 Congressional districts
https://www . vacourts . gov/courts/scv/districting/2021_1224_scv_final_cd_maps . pdf
Virginia 2022 House of Delegates districts
https://www . vacourts . gov/courts/scv/districting/2021_1224_scv_final_hod_maps . pdf
Virginia 2022 Senate districts
https://www . vacourts . gov/courts/scv/districting/2021_1224_scv_final_sd_maps . pdf
Contact for more information:
Andrea M . Gaines
( 804 ) 263 - 5752
Andrea . Gaines@elections . virginia . gov