- APRIL 26th 2016 ANNUAL TOWN ELECTION
Candidate Seats Available
Nomination papers must be filed with the Board of Registrars/Town Clerk
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 5 pm
Town-wide candidates (incumbents and challengers) must obtain a minimum of 50 signatures from registered voters.
Non-incumbent Town Meeting Representative candidates must obtain 10 signatures from the precinct they wish to represent. The Clerk strongly recommends all candidates obtain additional signatures.
Town-wide candidates must remember that before incurring any expenses or receiving any funds they must file a Statement of Organization. Go to the Office of Campaign and Political Finance website (www.mass.gov/ocpf/) for further information. Kindly be aware that you have an obligation to file the necessary paperwork with the Clerk’s Office. Your first OCPF report is due on Monday, April 18 2016, eight (8)
days before the election. Your second report is due on Thursday May 26, 2016, thirty (30) days after the election. Please be aware that even if you incur no expenses and raise no money, you are still obligated to sign the CPF M 102-0 report in the Office of the Town Clerk, both eight days before and thirty days after the election.
Do not hesitate to contact the Town Clerk’s office at: 617-898-4859 with any questions.
Last day to register to vote for the April 26, 2016 Annual Town Election is:
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Clerk’s Office will be open from 8 am to 8 pm for voter registration on that day.