Municipal Elections 2018 – as of Jan 22


Municipal elections 2018 deadlines – Info as of Jan. 22

All change starts at the local level. We need to elect progressives to select boards, school committees, town meetings, and more. You can be the progressive candidate your town needs.

Interested in running for local office? Nomination papers are already available in the following towns, or will be available very soon. Where the information is available, we have also collected the positions available in each town, the deadline for submitting your paperwork back to your town, and a link for more information. Click here to access that information. Please be sure to double-check the information directly with your town clerk’s office, just in case of any errors on our part.

 

Town Date the 2018 Nomination Papers are Available Deadline to Acquire Nomination Papers
ACTON now 2/2/18
ACUSHNET now
AVON now
BARRE now 2/8/18
BEDFORD closed closed
BELMONT now
BERKLEY now 3/22/18
BLACKSTONE now
BREWSTER now 3/30/18
BRIDGEWATER now
BROOKLINE now
BURLINGTON now 2/15/18
CANTON now
CARVER now 3/8/18
CHELMSFORD now 2/9/18
DARTMOUTH now 2/9/18
DEDHAM now 2/22/18
EASTON now
GRANVILLE now
HADLEY now 2/15/18
HALIFAX now 3/28/18
HAMILTON now
HOPKINTON now
HUDSON now  
IPSWICH now 3/27/18
KINGSTON now
LEXINGTON closed closed
LINCOLN now
LITTLETON now 3/21/18
LYNNFIELD now 2/21/18
MARSHFIELD now
MAYNARD now 3/9/18
MEDFIELD now
MILFORD now
MILLBURY now
NATICK now
NEEDHAM now
NORTH ANDOVER now 2/2/18
NORTH READING now
ORANGE closed closed
PELHAM REGISTRARS now 3/23/18
PEMBROKE now
PEPPERELL now
PETERSHAM closed closed
PLAINVILLE now
RAYNHAM now 3/8/18
READING now 2/12/18
ROWLEY now 3/16/18
SCITUATE now  
SEEKONK now
SHARON now 3/23/18
SOMERSET now 2/15/18
STERLING now
STONEHAM now 2/9/18
STURBRIDGE now
SWANSEA now 2/15/18
TEWKSBURY now
TISBURY now
TYRINGHAM now 3/15/18
UPTON now
WAREHAM now 2/9/18
WAYLAND now
WELLESLEY closed closed
WELLFLEET now 3/8/18
WENHAM now
WEST TISBURY now  
WESTBOROUGH closed closed
WESTFORD now 2/13/18
WESTMINSTER now 3/6/18
WESTPORT now 2/15/18
WESTWOOD now 3/2/18
WINCHESTER now 2/2/18
WRENTHAM now

 

Decided to run for office? Tell us at the following Action Together Massachusetts Facebook post, so that your fellow ATM-ers can support your candidacy.

If your town’s deadline is not listed, click here for a spreadsheet of municipal elections in Massachusetts. Some cities/towns do not have information available online; if you have information to contribute, please fill out the contact form on our website (https://actiontogetherma.com/about/contact/).

In addition, deadlines to register to vote are fast approaching in the following towns. Not sure if you are registered to vote? Click here to find your voter registration status. If you do need to register to vote, click here.

 

Town

 

Last Day to Register to Vote in Election
BEDFORD 2/16/18
LEXINGTON 2/13/18
ORANGE 2/13/18
PETERSHAM 2/13/18

 

When you get the date for your local election, add it to your calendar to VOTE. Contact five neighbors/friends in your town and remind THEM to vote. You can see who is running in the election by checking your town website or the local League of Women Voters.

 

Lastly, the following towns have posted notice of upcoming annual or special town meetings.

 

Town Town Meeting
BLACKSTONE Special 1/24/18
BURLINGTON 1/22/2018
LEYDEN Special 1/22/18
LONGMEADOW Special 1/25/18
NORTH ANDOVER Special 1/30/18
PLAINFIELD Special 1/23/18
STOCKBRIDGE 1/22/18
STONEHAM 1/29/18