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

TownElection Date
LEXINGTON3/5/2018
ORANGE3/5/2018
PETERSHAM3/5/2018
WELLESLEY3/6/2018
WESTBOROUGH3/6/2018
BEDFORD3/10/2018

Upcoming Town Meetings

TownTown Meeting
ATHOL3/5/2018
DUXBURY3/10/2018
SHIRLEYSpecial 3/5/2018
WESTBOROUGH3/17/2018

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
ACTON3/7/2018
AMHERST3/7/2018
ANDOVER3/7/2018
LINCOLN3/2/2018
MEDFIELD3/6/2018
NATICK3/7/2018
NORTH ANDOVER3/7/2018
WAYLAND3/7/2018
WINCHESTER3/7/2018

 

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.

 

TownDate the 2018 Nomination Papers are AvailableDeadline to Acquire Nomination Papers
ABINGTONnow
ADAMSnow
AQUINNAHnow
ASHBYnow3/1/18
AUBURNnow
AVONnow
AYERnow3/2/18
BELLINGHAMnow3/8/18
BERKLEYnow3/22/18
BERNARDSTONnow
BILLERICAnow2/20/18
BOURNEnow
BREWSTERnow3/30/18
BRIDGEWATERnow
BROOKLINEnow
CARVERnow3/8/18
CHARLTONnow3/15/18
CHATHAMnow
CHESHIREnow
COHASSETnow
DEDHAMnow2/22/18
DEERFIELDnow
DRACUTnow3/19/18
DUNSTABLEnow3/22/18
EAST LONGMEADOWnow
EASTONnow
ESSEXnow3/22/18
FOXBOROUGHnow3/19/18
GEORGETOWNnow
GRANBYnow3/29/18
GRANVILLEnow
GREAT BARRINGTONnow3/23/18
GROTONnow3/30/18
GROVELANDnow3/15/18
HALIFAXnow3/28/18
HAMILTONnow
HANOVERnow
HARWICHnow3/23/18
HATFIELDnow
HOLLISTONnow
HOPEDALEnow
HOPKINTONnow
HUDSONnow
HUNTINGTONnow3/29/18
IPSWICHnow3/27/18
KINGSTONnow
LEEnow3/23/18
LINCOLNnow
LITTLETONnow3/21/18
LONGMEADOWnow3/2/18
LYNNFIELDnow2/21/18
MARSHFIELDnow
MAYNARDnow3/9/18
MEDWAYnow
MIDDLETONnow
MILFORDnow
MILLBURYnow
NEEDHAMnow
NEWBURYnow
NORTH READINGnow
NORTHBOROUGHnow3/15/18
NORTHBRIDGEnow3/23/18
NORTONnow3/2/18
NORWELLnow3/30/18
OXFORDnow3/23/18
PAXTONnow
PELHAM REGISTRARSnow3/23/18
PEMBROKEnow
PEPPERELLnow
RAYNHAMnow3/8/18
ROCHESTERnow2/21/18
ROWLEYnow3/16/18
RUTLANDnow
SANDISFIELDnow
SCITUATEnow
SHARONnow3/23/18
SHEFFIELDnow3/23/18
SHIRLEYnow
SHREWSBURYnow
SOUTHAMPTONnow
SOUTHBRIDGEnow
SOUTHWICKnow
SPENCERnow
STERLINGnow
STOCKBRIDGEnow
STURBRIDGEnow
TEMPLETONnow3/15/18
TEWKSBURYnow
TISBURYnow
TOPSFIELDnow3/13/18
TOWNSENDnow
TRUROnow
TYRINGHAMnow3/15/18
UPTONnow
UXBRIDGEnow
WALPOLEnow
WAREnow2/20/18
WARRENnow
WAYLANDnow
WEBSTERnow3/15/18
WELLFLEETnow3/8/18
WENHAMnow
WEST BOYLSTONnow4/12/18
WEST BRIDGEWATERnow
WEST NEWBURYnow3/14/18
WEST TISBURYnow
WESTMINSTERnow3/6/18
WESTWOODnow3/2/18
WHATELYnow4/20/18
WHITMANnow4/3/18
WILBRAHAMnow3/29/18
WILMINGTONnow
WRENTHAMnow
YARMOUTHnow

 

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.