VIRGINIA BEACH -Today is the last day to register to vote in the the special election for the 6th District.
Virginia Beach voters registered in the Chesapeake Beach Precinct are eligible. Today also is the last day that absentee ballot applications can be received by mail. Saturday, Jan. 4, is the last day for absentee voting in person.
The election is needed because Ralph Northam was elected lieutenant governor.
The 6th District encompasses the Eastern Shore, parts of Norfolk and Virginia Beach and Mathews County.