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Election

COVID-19-update: Our office is open, but with reduced staff. In-person meetings are for critical needs only. Please use our online appointment application. For questions, please call 617-635-8683, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (hours subject to change), or email election@boston.gov. For details on nomination papers, review our COVID-19 update page.

Our department ensures that elections are properly managed and conducted in accordance with City, state, and federal laws.

We maintain the integrity of our voting records by conducting an annual census in Boston. The information also provides the basis for the jury list given to the state courts each year. You can fill out the census online:

COMPLETE THE CENSUS

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1 City Hall Square, Room 241
Boston, MA 02201
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City Hall is only open to the public on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Unofficial election results
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We have unofficial results for the State Election on November 3, 2020.

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