Voting News


November 8, 2016 General & Special Elections

What is on My Ballot?

Candidates will be Posted when Determined

President/Vice President

Member, House of Representatives - 10th Congressional District

Proposed State Constitutional Amendments (2)

Special Election
(for unexpired term ending 12/31/2017)
(Precincts Clear Brook, Neff's Town, White Hall ONLY)

Stonewall Magisterial District
  Member, Board of Supervisors

Judith McCann-Slaughter

Special Election
(for unexpired term ending 12/31/2017)
(Precincts Carpers Valley, Shenandoah, Parkin's Mill, Armel ONLY)

Shawnee Magisterial District
  Member, School Board

Jay W. Foreman

Town Elections
Town of Middletown (Town Voters ONLY)


Charles H. Harbaugh IV

Town Council (Vote for not more than 3)

Carolyn S. Aliff
Gilbert D. Barrington
Marshall J. "Mark" Brown
  George Jay Smith
Carole S. Snyder Jones

Town of Stephens City - (Town Voters ONLY)

Town Council - 3 Seats - (Vote for not more than 3)

Ronald L. Bowers
Steven M. Happek
Joseph W. Hollis
Kelly Ann Thatcher

Officers of Election Needed for November 2016 Presidential Election

Frederick County Voter Registration Department is looking for qualified people to serve as Officers of Election - a Paid Position.
If You:
Are a Registered Voter in Virginia
Can work all day on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 and attend Mandatory Training
Work well with the Public and fellow Poll Workers
Are Computer Literate

YOU have met ALL of the Requirements to serve the citizens of Frederick County

Call Frederick County Voter Registration at 540-665-5660 or visit us at 

 Photo ID Required for Voting - effective July 1, 2014

Voters must present one of the following acceptable forms of identification when voting, effective January 1, 2016.
  • Valid Virginia Driver's License
  • DMV-issued photo identification card
  • Valid United States Passport
  • Valid Employee photo identification card
  • Other government-issued photo identification card
  • Valid college or university student photo identification card (issuer must be an institution of higher education located in Virginia)
  • Valid student photo identification card from a private school (issuer must be an institution located in Virginia)

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
107 N. Kent Street, Suite 102
Winchester, VA 22601
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Phone 540-665-5660

For more information go to or call 1-800-552-9745.

What is on My Ballot?

Find out what's on your 2016 ballot with the Election Search tool by the Virginia Department of Elections. 


Electoral Board

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.