Municipal Elections 2018 – as of Feb 25


All change starts at the local level. We need to elect progressives to select boards, school committees, town meetings, and more.  It’s important everyone VOTES! Add the date of your election to your calendar – contact your friends, family and neighbors and make sure they get out to vote. Here are the upcoming election dates and/or town meetings in MA:

Upcoming Elections

Town Election Date
LEXINGTON 3/5/2018
ORANGE 3/5/2018
PETERSHAM 3/5/2018
WELLESLEY 3/6/2018
WESTBOROUGH 3/6/2018
BEDFORD 3/10/2018

Upcoming Town Meetings

Town Town Meeting
ATHOL 3/5/2018
DUXBURY 3/10/2018
SHIRLEY Special 3/5/2018
WESTBOROUGH 3/17/2018

You can see who is running in the election by checking your town website or the local League of Women Voters.

Deadlines to Register

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
ACTON 3/7/2018
AMHERST 3/7/2018
ANDOVER 3/7/2018
LINCOLN 3/2/2018
MEDFIELD 3/6/2018
NATICK 3/7/2018
NORTH ANDOVER 3/7/2018
WAYLAND 3/7/2018
WINCHESTER 3/7/2018

 

Running for Office

Interested in running for local office? You can be the progressive candidate your town needs. 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
ADAMS now
AQUINNAH now
ASHBY now 3/1/18
AUBURN now
AVON now
AYER now 3/2/18
BELLINGHAM now 3/8/18
BERKLEY now 3/22/18
BERNARDSTON now
BILLERICA now 2/20/18
BOURNE now
BREWSTER now 3/30/18
BRIDGEWATER now
BROOKLINE now
CARVER now 3/8/18
CHARLTON now 3/15/18
CHATHAM now
CHESHIRE now
COHASSET now
DEDHAM now 2/22/18
DEERFIELD now
DRACUT now 3/19/18
DUNSTABLE now 3/22/18
EAST LONGMEADOW now
EASTON now
ESSEX now 3/22/18
FOXBOROUGH now 3/19/18
GEORGETOWN now
GRANBY now 3/29/18
GRANVILLE now
GREAT BARRINGTON now 3/23/18
GROTON now 3/30/18
GROVELAND now 3/15/18
HALIFAX now 3/28/18
HAMILTON now
HANOVER now
HARWICH now 3/23/18
HATFIELD now
HOLLISTON now
HOPEDALE now
HOPKINTON now
HUDSON now
HUNTINGTON now 3/29/18
IPSWICH now 3/27/18
KINGSTON now
LEE now 3/23/18
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
MIDDLETON now
MILFORD now
MILLBURY now
NEEDHAM now
NEWBURY now
NORTH READING now
NORTHBOROUGH now 3/15/18
NORTHBRIDGE now 3/23/18
NORTON now 3/2/18
NORWELL now 3/30/18
OXFORD now 3/23/18
PAXTON now
PELHAM REGISTRARS now 3/23/18
PEMBROKE now
PEPPERELL now
RAYNHAM now 3/8/18
ROCHESTER now 2/21/18
ROWLEY now 3/16/18
RUTLAND now
SANDISFIELD now
SCITUATE now
SHARON now 3/23/18
SHEFFIELD now 3/23/18
SHIRLEY now
SHREWSBURY now
SOUTHAMPTON now
SOUTHBRIDGE now
SOUTHWICK now
SPENCER now
STERLING now
STOCKBRIDGE now
STURBRIDGE now
TEMPLETON now 3/15/18
TEWKSBURY now
TISBURY now
TOPSFIELD now 3/13/18
TOWNSEND now
TRURO now
TYRINGHAM now 3/15/18
UPTON now
UXBRIDGE now
WALPOLE now
WARE now 2/20/18
WARREN now
WAYLAND now
WEBSTER now 3/15/18
WELLFLEET now 3/8/18
WENHAM now
WEST BOYLSTON now 4/12/18
WEST BRIDGEWATER now
WEST NEWBURY now 3/14/18
WEST TISBURY now
WESTMINSTER now 3/6/18
WESTWOOD now 3/2/18
WHATELY now 4/20/18
WHITMAN now 4/3/18
WILBRAHAM now 3/29/18
WILMINGTON now
WRENTHAM now
YARMOUTH 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 email it to jennylee@actiontogetherma.com.