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.

TownTown Meeting
MATTAPOISETTSpecial 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.

TownDate the 2018 Nomination Papers are AvailableDeadline to Acquire Nomination Papers
ABINGTONnow
ACUSHNETnow
ADAMSnow
ARLINGTONnow2/9/18
AUBURNnow
AVONnow
AYERnow3/2/18
BARREnow2/8/18
BELLINGHAM2/13/183/8/18
BELMONTnow
BERKLEYnow3/22/18
BILLERICAnow2/20/18
BLACKSTONEnow
BREWSTERnow3/30/18
BRIDGEWATERnow
BROOKLINEnow
BURLINGTONnow2/15/18
CANTONnow
CARVERnow3/8/18
CHATHAMnow
CHELMSFORDnow2/9/18
COHASSETnow
DARTMOUTHnow2/9/18
DEDHAMnow2/22/18
DEERFIELDnow
DIGHTONnow2/15/18
DRACUTnow3/19/18
DUNSTABLE2/13/183/22/18
EAST LONGMEADOWnow
EASTONnow
ESSEXnow3/22/18
FOXBOROUGHnow3/19/18
GEORGETOWNnow
GRANVILLEnow
GREAT BARRINGTONnow3/23/18
GROTONnow3/30/18
HADLEYnow2/15/18
HALIFAXnow3/28/18
HAMILTONnow
HANOVERnow
HARWICHnow3/23/18
HOPEDALE2/12/18
HOPKINTONnow
HUDSONnow
IPSWICHnow3/27/18
KINGSTONnow
LINCOLNnow
LITTLETONnow3/21/18
LONGMEADOWnow3/2/18
LYNNFIELDnow2/21/18
MARSHFIELDnow
MAYNARDnow3/9/18
MEDWAYnow
MIDDLEBOROUGHnow2/15/18
MIDDLETONnow
MILFORDnow
MILLBURYnow
MILLVILLEnow2/8/18
NEEDHAMnow
NORTH READINGnow
NORTHBRIDGE2/6/183/23/18
NORWELL2/12/183/30/18
PELHAM REGISTRARSnow3/23/18
PEMBROKEnow
PEPPERELLnow
PLAINVILLEnow
RAYNHAMnow3/8/18
READINGnow2/12/18
ROWLEYnow3/16/18
SANDISFIELDnow
SCITUATEnow
SEEKONKnow
SHARONnow3/23/18
SHREWSBURYnow
SOMERSETnow2/15/18
SOUTHBRIDGEnow
SOUTHWICKnow
STERLINGnow
STOCKBRIDGEnow
STONEHAMnow2/9/18
STURBRIDGEnow
SWANSEAnow2/15/18
TEMPLETON2/12/183/15/18
TEWKSBURYnow
TISBURYnow
TOPSFIELDnow3/13/18
TOWNSENDnow
TRUROnow
TYRINGHAMnow3/15/18
UPTONnow
UXBRIDGE2/6/18
WALPOLEnow
WAREnow2/20/18
WAREHAMnow2/9/18
WARRENnow
WAYLANDnow
WELLFLEETnow3/8/18
WENHAMnow
WEST BOYLSTONnow4/12/18
WEST BRIDGEWATERnow
WEST TISBURYnow
WESTFORDnow2/13/18
WESTMINSTERnow3/6/18
WESTPORTnow2/15/18
WESTWOODnow3/2/18
WHATELY2/12/184/20/18
WHITMANnow4/3/18
WILMINGTONnow
WRENTHAMnow
YARMOUTH2/6/18

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
BEDFORD2/16/18
LEXINGTON2/13/18
ORANGE2/13/18
PETERSHAM2/13/18

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.