Interested in Running for Local Office?

Nomination papers for the November 2, 2021 City Election will be available in the Election Office starting Monday, May 3.  The last day to obtain nomination papers is Friday, September 10.  The positions to be included on the ballot are as follows: 

  • Three (3) Members of the School Committee are to be chosen by and from the qualified voters of the entire city, for a term of four years.
  • Four (4) Councilors-At-Large are to be chosen by and from the qualified voters of the entire city, for a term of two years.
  • One (1) City Councilor, from each of the seven (7) wards, is to be chosen by and from the qualified voters of each of their respective wards for a term of two years

City Hall is open to the public Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30am and 12:30pm and by appointment thereafter.  Please contact the Elections Office at (781) 979-4125 with questions.