Early Voting

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 1, 2022 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

The Town of Princeton will hold early voting for the September 6, 2022 State Primary on the following dates at Princeton Town Hall, 6 Town Hall Drive, Princeton MA

Saturday, August 27,                    
8:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Monday, August 29                  
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Tuesday, August 30                 
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Wednesday August 31                   
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Thursday September 1                  
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM


Are you a registered voter?

The deadline to register to be eligible to vote in the State Primary election is Saturday, August 27.  The Town Clerk's Office will be open on this date from 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM for in person voter registration or register to vote online at https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ovr/ This is also the last day to make changes to your party affiliation.  REMEMBER, the Primary is a Partisan Election and you must vote on the ballot for the party in which you are registered.  If you are registered as Unenrolled, you may choose which party ballot you want to vote on.

 Is your voter status "active"?

Voters must return their signed street list census form annually to the Town Clerk’s office to maintain an active voter status.  Inactive voters are still eligible to vote but will be required to complete additional forms and show an ID at the polls in order to vote.  To avoid having to complete additional paperwork at the polls, voters who appear as inactive can change their status to active by stopping by the Town Clerks Office to sign a census form in person up until Saturday, August 27 @ 1:00 pm.  Changes to the voting lists cannot be made after the deadline of August 27.

Can I vote Early in person or by Mail?

Yes - You can vote early either in person or by mail.  See the Early Voting schedule for dates, hours, and location!  You can also vote by mail by submitting an application to the Office of the Town Clerk not later than 5 pm on the 5th business day before the election – For the 9/6 State Primary, Monday, August 29 at 5:00 pm.  Applications can be found on the Town’s website or the Secretary of States website. 

Where do I vote on ELECTION DAY?

The Town of Princeton has 1 polling location and 1 precinct.  All voters vote at: THOMAS PRINCE SCHOOL, 170 Sterling Rd, Princeton, MA 

What will I be voting on?

Voters are encouraged to educate themselves on the many races and questions that will appear on their ballot PRIOR to arriving at the polls.  By visiting the website: https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/eleupcomingelections/upcoming-elections....

You will have the option to view your ballot and check your registration status.  Educated voters will reduce the amount of time necessary in the voting booths and reduce lines and crowding on Election Day.  When available, sample ballots will also be available to view at the Office of the Town Clerk as well as on the Town Clerk’s page of the Town’s website www.town.princeton.ma.us