Residents in two Mohawk Valley villages are heading to the polls today.

In Ilion, incumbent Mayor Beth Neale faces Terry Leonard.

There are also six candidates running for two trustee seats.

In Herkimer, Village Trustee Tony Brindisi is challenging Mayor Mark Ainsworth.

There are village trustee seats up for election as well.

Polls will be open from noon until 9:00 in both Ilion and Herkimer.