CORTLAND, N.Y. — It’s election day in Cortland County. Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
To find your polling place, see this map from the Cortland County Board of Elections website.
Here are the key races we’re watching:
New York’s 22nd Congressional District
In what is being billed as one of the most contested congressional races in New York State, Republican Claudia Tenney will look to hold a second term in office as she faces a challenge from Democrat Anthony Brindisi.
State Supreme Court’s 6th District
Cortland City Court Judge Elizabeth Burns was selected as the Democratic party nominee for New York State Supreme Court Judge. Judge Burns is challenging Republican Chenango County District Attorney Joseph McBride for the seat left vacant by Judge Philip Rumsey. The 10-county district includes Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Madison, Ostego, Schuyler, Tioga and Tompkins counties. It is a 14-year term.
New York State Senate’s 51st District
Longtime incumbent Republican Sen. James Seward faces a challenge from Democrat Joyce St. George. Seward has held the seat since 1986. St. George is running on the Democratic and Women’s Equality Parties.
New York State Assembly’s 126th District
Republican Gary D. Finch is facing a challenge from Keith Batman, a Democratic Cayuga County legislator.
Check back with the Cortland Voice after the polls close at 9 p.m. for election results.