The Halifax Annual Town Election will be held on Saturday, May 15 from 10:00am to 6:00pm at the Halifax Elementary School. As with the elections that were held in 2020, COVID protocols will be in place.
The last day to register to vote in this election is Tuesday, April 20. Residents can register to vote in the Town Clerk's Office (normal office hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00am to 4:00pm, but the Office will be open on Tuesday, April 20 until 8:00pm) or can register on-line at https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ovr/
Registered voters can choose to vote early via mail-in ballot. The application form can be downloaded at http://www.halifax-ma.org/elections-registration/files/2021-vote-mail-application - and also can be obtained at the Town Clerk's office or you can request an application be mailed to you.
The last day to apply for early voting via mail-in ballot is Tuesday, May 11. Applications must be received by 5:00pm on that day. Voters can drop off applications at the Town Clerk's Office, use the election kiosk, or mail them to the Town Clerk, 499 Plymouth Street, Halifax, MA 02338.
It is expected that ballots will be mailed out starting on or about Wednesday, April 21. Ballots must be returned to the Town Clerk's office or the election kiosk no later than Saturday, May 15 at 6:00pm.
The election kiosk located on the parking lot side of the Town Hall will be available for voters to submit applications and ballots.
A sample ballot is now available.