Although the deadline for registering to vote is October 12, today is Voter Registration Day. Visit the Valatie Free Library to pick up a registration form. We also have absentee ballot applications available as well as instructions and general information about Columbia County 2018 Local Races. Staff will be happy to help you with any questions. Deadlines: Voter Registration Form: Postmark or Apply in Person -October 12; Absentee Ballot Application: Postmark – October 30; Apply in Person – November 5.