Oct. 24 Last Day to Register to Vote; Early Voting Starts Oct. 17

Review these important election deadlines to be sure you can exercise your right to vote

Important Election 2020 Dates

Tuesday, November 3: The General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 3.  

October 17-30: In-person Early Voting will be offered at City Hall from October 17 to 30. See the schedule below. 

October 20: We strongly advise you to submit your application for a Vote by Mail ballot by October 20 to ensure you receive your ballot in time. Applications received after October 28 cannot be accepted. See www.somervillema.gov/elections for instructions.

October 24: If you are not registered to vote, or need to update your address or party affiliation, you have until Saturday, October 24, to do so. Visit the City website at www.somervillema.gov/elections or the State website at www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/eleifv/howreg.htm to learn more about your options for registering. 

October 28: Last day for your vote by mail application to be received by the Elections Office.

Nov. 3: Election ballots need to be postmarked no later than Nov. 3 and must be received by the Elections Office no later than Nov. 6. Mail your ballot early or use one of the ten drop boxes around the City to ensure your ballot arrives by the deadline! See a map of drop boxes at somervillema.gov/departments/elections/vote-by-mail.

 

Early Voting for the 2020 State (Presidential) Election

Please be advised that early voting for the 2020 State (Presidential) Election will be available exclusively at Somerville City Hall as follows:

Saturday, October 17, 2020
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Sunday, October 18, 2020
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Monday, October 19, 2020
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Thursday, October 22, 2020
8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Friday, October 23, 2020
8:30 a.m. to  12:30 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Saturday, October 24, 2020
2 to  8 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Sunday, October 25, 2020
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Monday, October 26, 2020
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Tuesday, October 27, 2020
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Thursday, October 29, 2020
8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

Friday, October 30, 2020
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Somerville City Hall

 

For more assistance or information not found at www.somervillema.gov/elections, contact the Elections Office at (617) 625-6600 x4200 or [email protected].