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Your Vote Counts

2021 Municipal Election - November 2

Voting is a constitutional right given to Americans and your vote, every vote, counts! The information below will provide you with all of the information you need for the upcoming election.

Massachusetts passed a law making it easier and safer to vote during the COVID-19 pandemic. For the November 2 Municipal Election, voters may choose one of these options:

  • Early Vote By Mail
  • Early Vote In-Person
  • Vote In-Person on Election Day at Your Assigned Polling Location

Important Election Dates

  • Early Voting by Mail Application Deadline for Municipal Election - October 27 by 5 p.m.
  • Municipal Election - November 2

  • Last day to Register to Vote and to change party enrollment for the Municipal Election - October 13

Absentee Ballot Info Register to Vote

Early Vote By Mail

Application Deadline: October 27 at 5 p.m.

If your Vote by Mail application reaches your local election office by 5 p.m. on October 27, your application will be processed and a ballot will be mailed to you.

In order to be counted, your ballot must be received by your local election official no later than 8 p.m. on November 2.

Vote By Mail Application Check/Track Your Vote By Mail Status

Mail Application to:
Worcester Election Commission, 455 Main St, Room 208 Worcester, MA 01608

OR Deliver to One of the Following Vote By Mail Drop Boxes:

  1. Worcester City Hall - City Hall Garage Entrance and 1st Floor Back of the Common Entrance.
  2. Drop boxes will be available at each early voting location during the scheduled voting hours.
  3. Drop boxes will be available at each of the Worcester Fire Stations.

Early Vote In-Person

October 23, 2021 - October 29, 2021

Massachusetts Election Law allows voters to cast their ballots early. Unlike Absentee Voting, an excuse or reason is not needed to vote early. If you are registered to vote in the City of Worcester please take advantage of Early voting. All early voting sites will be equipped with electronic poll books for voter check-in, so voters are able to visit any site that they find to be convenient.

If you have any questions, please contact the Election Commission Office at City Hall Room 208 by calling 508-799-1134 or email elections@worcesterma.gov.

Vote In-Person on Election Day

You can vote on Election Day at your assigned polling location; polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The Board of Election Commissioners has voted to change the following polling locations. These changes are effective for all future elections:

You may search the City of Worcester voter database by entering your last name and date of birth. The search results include voter name, address, district/ward/precinct, voter status, party, next election date and polling location information.

Where Do I Vote?

Contact Information

Election Commission
City Hall Room 208
455 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01608

Accessible via WRTA Bus Line. View Schedules

Phone: 508-799-1134
Fax: 508-799-1137
Email Us

Office Hours:
Monday
8:45 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday - Friday
8:45 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

City of Worcester
Customer Service Line
Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
508-929-1300
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