Welcome to the Town Elections Chief
For the Annual Town Elections and Annual Town Meeting which will be held on Saturday April 28th 2018.
Polls open at 7 AM and close at 8 PM. Absentee ballots will be available upon request after having filed for an application.
Town Meeting starts at 12:30 PM, a quorum is needed to open the meeting…so please attend. Our bylaws state our quorum is 75 people.
2018 Town of Nahant Election Infomation
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Tuesday November 6, 2018
SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY THE GENERAL COURT
If you are unable to vote at the polls on Election Day due to:
1 Absence from the voter’s city or town during normal polling hours;
Please contact me for an absentee ballot application or see the tabs on the left for absentee ballot and other voting information.
IF YOU ARE REGISTERED TO VOTE AS "No Party (unenrolled)",
Republican ---- Democrat------ No Party (unerolled)----- Libertarian
Margaret R. Barile (Peggy)
Town Meeting Information
Visit our Town Meeting archive page for previous Town Meeting documents and downloads.
Town Meeting Begins at 12:30 PM
2018 Nomination Papers | Posted January 10, 2018
Nomination papers will be available on Monday January 22, 2018 in the Town Clerk’s office.
Nomination papers are due back to the Town Clerk’s office no later than
Last day to object or withdraw nominations will be Wednesday March 28, 2018 by 5 PM in Town Clerk’s Office.
Anyone seeking to run for office must be a registered voter in the Town of Nahant.
Absentee ballots will be available through a request of an application:
Board of Selectmen (1) three year term
Margaret R. Barile (Peggy)
Monday – Friday 8 AM -12 PM
Voting Information | Updated June 2015
Voting takes place at the Nahant Town Hall according to the following schedule:
The Town Clerk administers nomination and election processes, registers voters, and conducts the annual municipal census. Voter registration in Nahant has never been easier than it is today. You may visit the Election Office in Nahant Town Hall and complete a voter registration form in person. Or, you may obtain a mail-in voter registration form from the Town Hall lobby.
Margaret R. Barile
Massachusetts Online Voter Registration
If you don't have an RMV ID, you can still use the online system to create an application. PRINT and sign the completed form, and then mail or bring it to your local election official.
Use this online system to:
To begin select one of the following:
Further Notes: You can register or make any changes to your voter registration by going to the Massachusetts Election Division website www.sec.state.ma.us
Registered residents who did not return their 2016 Annual Census, or their Voter Inactivation cards which were mailed out in May will be required to show proof of residency at the polls, which could take several minutes as you would be required to show proof of residency and fill out documents as such.
Any questions please do not hesitate to contact the Town Clerk’s office.
The 2017 Annual Town Meeting | Election Results
Official Results of the April 29, 2017 Election
Moderator (for one year)
Selectman (for three years)
Town Clerk (for one year)
Assessor (for 3 three years)
Public Library Trustee (for three years)
Constable (for one year)
School Committee (for three years)
Planning Board (for five years)
Planning Board (for unexpired terms)
Housing Authority (for an unexpired term)
The 2016 Annual Town Meeting | Election Results
The 2015 Annual Town Meeting | Election Results (Unofficial)
State Election Results | Archive (Official)
Official Election Results | November 8, 2016
Electors of President and Vice-president
Representative in General Court, 11th Essex District
Sheriff Essex County
Question 1. ( Expanded Gaming Law)
Total Ballots Cast 2378
Margaret R. Barile | Town Clerk
Federal Election Results Archive
Federal Election Results | November 6, 2012
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