LIVE UPDATES: Polls open in Brooklyn for 2022 midterm elections


Election Day for the 2022 midterms is underway in New York City, with voters casting ballots for governor and other key races at more than 14,000 polling places across the Five Boroughs.

The polls opened at 6 a.m., and turnout has varied from light to brisk in some locations. More than 400,000 New York City residents had cast their ballots in the nine-day early voting period that concluded on Sunday, Nov. 6, and hundreds of thousands of other voters opted to cast mailed absentee ballots.