Municipal Election Day: Tuesday, November 7

The election of town offices will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. The polls at Town Hall will be open 6AM-8PM.

Municipal offices that will be voted on this election year are:

  • First Selectman
  • Selectman
  • Town Clerk
  • Board of Education
  • Board of Assessment Appeals
  • Planning and Zoning Commission
  • Planning and Zoning Commission Alternates
  • Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Zoning Board of Appeals Alternates
  • Inland Wetlands Commission
  • Inland Wetlands Commission Alternates
  • Library Trustees

Absentee Ballots

Can I vote absentee? Connecticut has strict laws regarding who can vote absentee.

    • Are you an active member of the armed forces of the United States?
    • Will you be out of town during all the hours of voting on Election Day?
    • Does illness prevent you from voting in person on Election Day?
    • Do your religious beliefs prevent you from performing secular activities like voting on Election Day?
    • Will you be performing duties as an election official at a polling place other than your own during all the hours of voting on Election Day?
    • Do you have a physical disability that prevents you from voting in person on Election Day?

If you answered yes to any of the above questions, you are eligible to vote absentee. See Secretary of State website for more info. 

Absentee ballot requests are available in the Town Clerks office or online from the Secretary of State website.  Absentee Ballots must be mailed or given only to the applicant directly (no one else can pick it up for them).  Absentee ballots can be returned to the Town Clerk through mail, in person, or by immediate family members through 11/06/2017.