SPECIAL TOWN ELECTION
MONDAY, JULY 12, 2021
POLLING HOURS - 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
SOMERSET BERKLEY REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
625 COUNTY STREET
STUDENT DINING HALL
There will be a Special Town Election held to fill a 1 year unexpired term on the Board of Selectman
Nomination papers will be available starting Monday, April 26 at the Office of the Town Clerk. Interested candidates must call the office upon arrival at the Town Offices to take out nomination papers between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:00 pm. Candidates must obtain the signatures of at least 50 registered voters in the Town of Somerset to be eligible to appear on the election ballot. The deadline to take nomination papers out is Thursday, May 20 at 5:00 pm.
The deadline to return nomination papers is Monday, May 24 at 5:00 PM
Last day to register to vote is Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at 8:00 pm
Non registered voters can register by using the attached voter registration form and dropping it in the blue Town Clerk drop box in the Town Office parking lot, by mailing it postmarked not later than June 9, or by signing and scanning it and returning by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Online voter registration is also available at www.sec.state.ma.us/ovr/ . In addition voter registration forms can be found outside the Town Office in the Elevator lobby.
Absentee voting by mail will be available for this election.
If you have already applied for an ABSENTEE BALLOT for elections held this year (2021), you will receive an absentee ballot by mail. However, if you applied for an Early Vote by Mail ballot, you must complete an Absentee Ballot application for this election.
Early vote by mail is not allowed for this election according the Chapter 58 of the Acts of 2021.