General Information

Voting in the United States is free and voluntary- This is an opportunity to let your voice be heard!

To vote, one must be a U.S. citizen and at least 18 years of age on election day. States also require various periods of residency before voting is permitted. Most states have two other rules as well: A voter cannot be a felon (someone who has committed a serious crime) or mentally incompetent.

For comprehensive voting information, please see the following:

North Carolina Board of Elections

Mecklenburg County Board of Elections

Iredell County Board of Elections

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2020 National Election

Election day will be Tuesday, November 3, 2020.

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2019 Local Election

Election Day 2019 took place on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.

Early voting sites, including Cornelius Town Hall, were open until November 1 from 10am to 7pm on weekdays, from 9am-1pm on Saturday, October 25, and from 1pm-4pm on Sunday, October 26. More details on early voting in Mecklenburg County can be found here.

In 2019, residents voted for mayor and five commissioners at Davidson Town Hall or Hopewell Baptist Church, depending on precinct assignments (for Mecklenburg County) and at Mt. Mourne Fire Department in Mooresville for Davidson Pointe residents.

Davidson residents also voted on two referenda. The first was a $14 million general obligation (GO) bond package to pay for public facilities. For more information, including a FAQ, please see our Public Facilities page.

The second concerned the sale of Continuum, the locally owned cable and internet system. More information, including a FAQ, is available at our Continuum page.