Voting & Elections

Democracy is based upon the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people. ~ Harry Emerson Fosdick


Your Town, Your Voice. Let it be Heard. Let it Lead. Run for Office!

Local Election Information, Available Positions, and List of Candidates

SAMPLE BALLOTS
Please check back. Sample ballots will be posted within two weeks of the April 5, 2022 local election.

2022 Political Calendar

ELECTION DAY - TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 2022
POLLING HOURS ARE 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM


PRECINCTS AND POLLING LOCATIONS HAVE CHANGED FOR 2022-2032

This draft 2022 Precinct Map, which shows previous precinct lines in red and new precinct lines in bold, will give you an idea as to what your new precinct will be. 

*Please check back for updated precinct and polling location information. The State Voter Registration Information System is in the process of being updated to reflect the new precinct lines and polling locations after the 2020 Census and the 2022 redistricting and reprecincting plans.

*FIND YOUR PRECINCT - TBC
*FIND YOUR POLLING LOCATION - TBC

 Election Day
Thinking of running for a Town Wide Office?
Nomination papers for local Town-wide positions are available the first week of January. The Annual Town Election takes place on the first Tuesday in April.

In anticipation of an emergency situation or need for evacuation, an Election Contingency Plan  was created by Emergency Management Director, Steve Maffetone together with Town Clerk Patricia Dzuris and in coordination with Chelmsford Public Safety.
The  Election Contingency Plan was accepted by the Board of Registrars on March 16, 2020.