Ballot openings for May 18 Annual Town Election

by | Feb 23, 2021

Auburn’s Annual Town Election will be held on May 18. Nomination papers may be requested by interested parties by contacting the Auburn Town Clerk office at (508) 832-7701.

The following are the ballot openings for the 2021 election:

Town-Wide Positions

One Housing Authority for Five Years

Two Library Trustees, Auburn Free Public Library for Three Years

One Moderator for One Year

Two School Committee Member for Three Years

Two Board of Selectmen Members for Three Years

Town Meeting Openings

Precinct One                           8 to be elected for                                Three Years

Precinct Two                           8 to be elected for                               Three Years

1 to be elected for                               One year unexpired term

 

Precinct Three                         8 to be elected for                               Three Years

1 to be elected for                               One year unexpired term

2 to be elected for                               Two year unexpired term

 

Precinct Four                          8 to be elected for                               Three Years

 

Precinct Five                           8 to be elected for                               Three Years

3 to be elected for                               One year unexpired term

 

NOMINATION PAPERS – Available February 17, 2021

 

Tuesday, March 30, 2021                5:00 PM          Last Day for candidates to file nomination papers with the board of registrars

 

Thursday, April 15, 2021                 5:00 PM          Last day for filing objection/withdrawals

 

Wednesday, April 28, 2021             8:00 AM –  8:00 PM      Last day to register to vote

 

Monday, May 10, 2021                   4:00 PM           Campaign Finance Reports (Town-wide only)  8 day report

 

Thursday, June 17, 2021                  4:00 PM          Campaign Finance Reports Due 30 day report

 

Nomination Papers – Numbers of Signatures Required

Town-wide Office:  Minimum of 50 voters of the town. No more than four blank nomination papers issued

Town Meeting member: Minimum of 10 voters of the precinct in which the candidate resides. No more than one blank nomination paper issued

Incumbent Town Meeting Members: Last day to notify the Town Clerk in writing they wish to be on the ballot is Tuesday, March 23, 2021.

Voter Registration

Auburn residents 18 years of age by Election Day, May 18, 2021, or older may register to vote in the Town Clerks Office.  A resident may register to vote by mail, in person or online https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ovr/ ; the mail-in form must be postmarked on or before April 28, 2021 for the voter to be eligible to vote at the annual town election.  16 and 17 years of age may also pre-register.


2021 Town Election Information