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Election day is coming soon

The State Primary Election on Tuesday, Sept. 12. Here’s your checklist to make sure you are election day ready and don’t miss any upcoming deadlines.

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Are you ready for election day, Boston?

Photo by @francesnan

Get your ballots ready, Boston.

We are just a few weeks away from the State Primary Election on Tuesday, Sept. 12. In the upcoming election, Bostonians will be able to cast a vote to help fill spots on the Boston City Council. There are currently four seats up for election. To find a sample ballot, visit this resource.

Here are a few important dates to add to your calendar:

  • The deadline to register to vote for the Preliminary Municipal Election is Saturday, Sept. 2.
  • Vote in the State Primary Election on Tuesday, Sept. 12.
  • The deadline to register for the Municipal Election is Saturday, Oct. 28.
  • Vote in the Municipal Election on Tuesday, Nov. 7.

Make a plan for Election Day:
🗳️ First things first — check your voter registration status.
🗳️ If you plan to vote early: Residents can submit early voting ballots in-person or by mail by Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 5 p.m.
🗳️ If you plan to vote on Election Day: Find your polling location here.
🗳️ Want to get involved? Apply to become a poll worker on Election Day.