Looking ahead to the City Election on November 2, 2021

The next City of Woburn municipal election will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2021. The polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. The offices on the ballot  will be Mayor, Alderman At Large, Ward Alderman and School Committee Members. Here are answers to the most asked city election questions…

Who is on my ballot? Follow this link to the specimen ballots, scroll down to your Ward ballot to see your candidates: Specimen ballots will be posted when available

What Ward am I in? Follow this link to find your Ward and Precinct: What Ward am I in?

Where do I vote? Follow this link to find your polling place: Where do I vote?

Am I registered to vote: Follow this link to find out: Am I registered to vote?

I checked and it says I am “inactive”, can I still vote? Yes but you must bring an identification with you that lists your name and address as it appears on the voting list and you will sign a roster stating that you currently and continuously resided at that address since you became an inactive voter. An inactive voter does not mean you do not vote, it means that we did not receive your annual local census form. For more information, go to Inactive Voters

If I am not registered, can I still register for this election? The deadline to register to vote in November 2, 2021 municipal election will be October 13, 2021. You can register now for all future elections online at Register to vote

Is there early voting for municipal elections? No, but if you will be out of the city when the polls are open, have a physical inability to get to the polls or have a religious belief that would prevent you from voting on election day, you can vote by absentee ballot. Follow the link for absentee voting information: Voting by absentee ballot

When can I vote by absentee ballot? The deadline to file an application with the City Clerk to vote by absentee ballot in the November 2, 2021 municipal election will be Monday, November 1, 2021 at 12:00 noon unless the voter has entered a health care facility anytime after 12 noon on the fifth day before the election. You can vote over the counter in the Office of the City Clerk during regular hours or by mail and by mail. Our regular hours are Monday through Wednesday 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Friday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Follow this link for an absentee ballot application: Voting by absentee ballot

Any other questions? Call the Office of the City Clerk at (781) 897-5850 or visit online at www.woburnma.com (but you’re here already).

 

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