November 6, 2018 State Election

2018 State Election-- November 6, 2018

The 2018 State Election will take place on November 6, 2018.   Don't forget to register to vote. The last day to register to vote for this election is Wednesday, October 17th. The Town Clerk's office will be open until 8 PM that evening.

On election day the polls will open at 7:00 am and close at 8:00 pm.  Click here to view the poll locations for Natick residents.

If you are unsure whether you are registered to vote or where you vote you may check on-line here to view your voting status and polling locations.

The warrant for this election can be viewed by clicking here.

Early Voting

Early voting begins Monday, October 22, 2018 and runs through Friday, November 2, 2018.  Early voting will be held in Town Hall which is located at 13 East Central Street.

Any registered voter may vote during Early Voting. 

  • Monday-Wednesday: 8 AM - 5 PM
  • Thursday: 8 AM - 7PM
  • Friday: 8 AM - 4 PM
  • Saturday, October 27: 9 AM- 3 PM  

No applications are necessary for early voting. You can just come in and vote.

Absentee Ballots-- Are now available through the Town Clerk's Office

Massachusetts allows registered voters to vote by absentee ballot if they:

  • will be absent from the city on election day, and/or
  • have a physical disability that prevents voting at polls, and/or
  • cannot vote at the polls due to religious beliefs

Here is more information about Absentee Voting;

 How can I get an absentee ballot application? 

  • You can pick up an application in the Town Clerk’s office in Town Hall located at 13 East Central Street.
  • Click Here to download the application form for absentee voting
  • Send a signed note by mail or email to the Town Clerk’s office requesting a ballot. The note MUST be signed by the voter or a family member.

How do I receive the ballot?

  • The ballot may be mailed to you at the address at which you are registered;
  • The ballot may be mailed to you at an address designated on the application; or
  •  You may vote over the counter in the Town Clerk’s office.  A ballot may not be removed from the office.  It must either be mailed or voted in the office

Sample Ballots

Accessible ballots are available to be viewed at this link. Sample ballots are also listed below. 

Voting for Persons with Disabilities

The Secretary of the Commonwealth has information regarding voting for persons with disabilities http://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/eleaccessible/accessibleidx.htm 

In Natick, every polling location has an Automark voting machine that is an accessible machine that will mark the ballot.  The voter may also have the ballot read to them through this machine.