Deborah C. Viles Administrator of Elections

The Union County Election Commission's purpose as designated
by Tennessee Code Annotated (2-1-102) is to:
- secure the freedom and purity of the ballot
- require voters to vote in the precincts they reside except as otherwise expressly permitted
- provide a comprehensive and uniform election procedure and encourage maximum participation by all citizens in the electoral process.

UPCOMING ELECTIONS

March 1, 2016 - Presidential Preference Primary
* Last day to register to vote - February 1
* Early Voting - February 10 - 23
* NO EARLY VOTING ON FEBRUARY 15, HOLIDAY
* Last day to request an absentee - February 23

June 28, 2016 - Maynardville City Election
* Qualifying Deadline - NOON March 17
* First day to request an absentee - March 30
* Last day to register to vote - May 31
* Early Voting - June 8 - 23
* Last day to request an absentee - June 21

August 4, 2016 - State Primary/County General
* Qualifying Deadline - NOON April 7
* Highway Supt. Info Deadline - March 24
* First day to request an absentee - May 6
* Last day to register to vote - July 5
* Early Voting - July 15 - 30
* Last day to request an absentee - July 28

November 8, 2016 - Presidential Election
* First day to request an absentee - August 10
* Last day to register to vote - October 11
* Early voting - October 19 - November 3
* Last day to request an absentee - November 1

See the LINKS to the right to view Legal Notices and/or Sample Ballots.

OFFICE HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR 2016

Monday, January 18, 2016 - Martin Luther King Day
Monday, February 15, 2016 - Presidents' Day
Friday, March 25, 2016 - Good Friday
Monday, May 30, 2016 - Memorial Day
Monday, July 4, 2016 - Independence Day
Monday, September 5, 2016 - Labor Day
Monday, October 10, 2016 - Columbus Day
Friday, November 11, 2016 - Veterans Day
Thursday & Friday, November 24 & 25, 2016 - Thanksgiving Holidays
Friday & Monday, December 23 & 26, 2016 - Christmas Holidays
Friday & Monday, December 30, 2016 & January 2, 2017 - New Year's Holiday