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The Haines Borough General Municipal Election is held on the first Tuesday in the month of October each year to fill vacancies in borough offices and to decide other matters as may be placed on the ballot in the form of propositions. The Borough Elections are coordinated locally by the Haines Borough Clerk.


Election Day is October 1, 2024 from 7:00 am until 8:00 pm.
Absentee Voting Information is available by clicking here


Other Recent Elections:

Precincts & Polling Places

The Haines Borough has two precincts currently with the following polling places. Note: the precincts are determined by the State of Alaska, and the polling places are the ones the state uses for its elections every two years. Maps may be seen HERE.

  • Haines No. 1 –  Boundaries described in 6 AAC 333.545. Polling Place: ANB/ANS Hall at the corner of 1st Avenue and Willard Street.
  • Haines No. 2 – Boundaries described in 6 AAC 333.550. Polling Place: Klehini Valley Fire Department on Mosquito Lake Road.

Election Supervisor

The borough clerk serves as the borough's election supervisor and has the authority to conduct all election proceedings and to carry out the intent of the borough's election laws. The clerk may authorize an assistant to assist with the supervisory functions and, prior to each election, with assembly approval through resolution, appoints election workers for each polling place. These workers attend a mandatory training prior to the election.

Haines Borough Voter Turnout History (since 2002)