Municipal Elections 2018 – as of Feb 5


Municipal elections 2018 deadlines – Info as of Feb. 5

The following towns have posted notice of upcoming annual or special town meetings.

Town Town Meeting
MATTAPOISETT Special 2/12/18

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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
ABINGTON now
ACUSHNET now
ADAMS now
ARLINGTON now 2/9/18
AUBURN now
AVON now
AYER now 3/2/18
BARRE now 2/8/18
BELLINGHAM 2/13/18 3/8/18
BELMONT now
BERKLEY now 3/22/18
BILLERICA now 2/20/18
BLACKSTONE now
BREWSTER now 3/30/18
BRIDGEWATER now
BROOKLINE now
BURLINGTON now 2/15/18
CANTON now
CARVER now 3/8/18
CHATHAM now
CHELMSFORD now 2/9/18
COHASSET now
DARTMOUTH now 2/9/18
DEDHAM now 2/22/18
DEERFIELD now
DIGHTON now 2/15/18
DRACUT now 3/19/18
DUNSTABLE 2/13/18 3/22/18
EAST LONGMEADOW now
EASTON now
ESSEX now 3/22/18
FOXBOROUGH now 3/19/18
GEORGETOWN now
GRANVILLE now
GREAT BARRINGTON now 3/23/18
GROTON now 3/30/18
HADLEY now 2/15/18
HALIFAX now 3/28/18
HAMILTON now
HANOVER now
HARWICH now 3/23/18
HOPEDALE 2/12/18
HOPKINTON now
HUDSON now
IPSWICH now 3/27/18
KINGSTON now
LINCOLN now
LITTLETON now 3/21/18
LONGMEADOW now 3/2/18
LYNNFIELD now 2/21/18
MARSHFIELD now
MAYNARD now 3/9/18
MEDWAY now
MIDDLEBOROUGH now 2/15/18
MIDDLETON now
MILFORD now
MILLBURY now
MILLVILLE now 2/8/18
NEEDHAM now
NORTH READING now
NORTHBRIDGE 2/6/18 3/23/18
NORWELL 2/12/18 3/30/18
PELHAM REGISTRARS now 3/23/18
PEMBROKE now
PEPPERELL now
PLAINVILLE now
RAYNHAM now 3/8/18
READING now 2/12/18
ROWLEY now 3/16/18
SANDISFIELD now
SCITUATE now
SEEKONK now
SHARON now 3/23/18
SHREWSBURY now
SOMERSET now 2/15/18
SOUTHBRIDGE now
SOUTHWICK now
STERLING now
STOCKBRIDGE now
STONEHAM now 2/9/18
STURBRIDGE now
SWANSEA now 2/15/18
TEMPLETON 2/12/18 3/15/18
TEWKSBURY now
TISBURY now
TOPSFIELD now 3/13/18
TOWNSEND now
TRURO now
TYRINGHAM now 3/15/18
UPTON now
UXBRIDGE 2/6/18
WALPOLE now
WARE now 2/20/18
WAREHAM now 2/9/18
WARREN now
WAYLAND now
WELLFLEET now 3/8/18
WENHAM now
WEST BOYLSTON now 4/12/18
WEST BRIDGEWATER now
WEST TISBURY now
WESTFORD now 2/13/18
WESTMINSTER now 3/6/18
WESTPORT now 2/15/18
WESTWOOD now 3/2/18
WHATELY 2/12/18 4/20/18
WHITMAN now 4/3/18
WILMINGTON now
WRENTHAM now
YARMOUTH 2/6/18

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 email jennylee@actiontogetherma.com

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.