Here is a primer for all things Election Day 2015.
If you are unsure of you polling place, put your address in this polling locator tool from the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
You need an acceptable form of ID to vote. See a list of ID types from Fairfax County.
Get up to speed with this sample Hunter Mill District Ballot.
In the Hunter Mill District:
Supervisor — Incumbent Cathy Hudgins (D) is running unopposed.
Virginia Senate — Incumbent Janet Howell (D) is running unopposed.
Virginia House of Representatives — Incumbent Ken Plum (D) is running unopposed.
There are also three At-Large School Board seats up for grabs. Here is who is on the ballot:
- Robert E. “Bob” Copeland
- Omar M. Fateh
- Jeanette M. Hough
- Manar A. Jean-Jacques
- Peter M. Marchetti
- Ryan L. McElveen *
- Ilryong Moon *
- Burnette G. Scarboro
- Theodore J. “Ted” Velkoff *
- – Incumbent
Additionally, Sheriff Stacey Kincaid is running for re-election against Bryan A. “B. A.” Wolfe; and Board of Supervisors Chair Sharon S. Bulova is being challenged by Arthur G. Purves and Glenda Gail Parker.
Voters will choose a new Soil and Water Conservation Director for the Northern Virginia District and a new Clerk of Courts.
Fairfax County voters will also be presented with bond issues — a $315 million school bond (which would aid in renovations for Herndon and South Lakes High Schools, as well and Langston Hughes Middle School), and a $151 facilities bond. Part of the facilities bond will go towards replacing the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Station at Wiehle Avenue and Sunset Hills Road, as well as a new animal shelter
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