Voting Information

To participate in the Municipal Officer Election, an individual must be registered to vote no later than Tuesday, February 4, 2020 by completing a certificate of voter registration online via the Voter Information Portal or by filling out a paper voter registration application downloadable from the same website. 

Same day voter registration will also be available at all four Early Voting locations. This means that, during early voting, you can register to vote or update your existing registration and vote on the same day. This service will not be available on Election Day.

Individuals can vote absentee by filling out an absentee application and submitting it to the City Clerk’s Office. Absentee ballots will be mailed out beginning on February 4, 2020. 

Voters can view and make updates to their current voter registration by contacting the Sandoval County Clerk’s Office at 505-867-7577 or online at NM SOS Website.

Click here to download information about Absentee and Early Voting

February 4, 2020 Voters may vote by requesting an absentee ballot beginning 28 days before Election Day.
February 4, 2020 Voters may vote early in the Office of the City Clerk.  Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. through February 28, 2020 and February 15, 22, and 29 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
• Rio Rancho City Hall, 3200 Civic Center Circle NE, 87144

February 15, 2020 Voters may cast a ballot at additional early voting locations through February 29, 2020:
Tuesday – Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  
• Loma Colorado Library, 755 Loma Colorado Blvd NE, 87124
• Meadowlark Senior Center,4330 Meadowlark Ln SE, 87124
• Plaza at Enchanted Hills, 3575 NM-528 Suite F-3, 87144

February 29, 2020 Last day for early voting. All locations will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
March 3, 2020 The Municipal Officer Election will take place on the first Tuesday of March in even numbered years. Voting will take place between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Election Day. Voters may vote at any of the polling locations, regardless of where they live in the City, on Election Day.
• Cabezon Community Center, 2307 Cabezon Blvd, 87124
• Star Heights Community Center, 800 Polaris Blvd SE, 87124
• Rio Rancho City Hall, 3200 Civic Center Circle NE, 87144
• Loma Colorado Library, 755 Loma Colorado Blvd NE, 87124
• Meadowlark Senior Center,4330 Meadowlark Ln SE, 87124
• Plaza at Enchanted Hills, 3575 NM-528 Suite F-3, 87144