Elections will be held on Tuesday, November 8, at the Town Hall, 24 Pine Street from 6 A.M. to 8 P.M. to cast votes for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, U.S. Senator, Representative in Congress, State Senator, State Representative, Secretary of the State, Treasurer, Comptroller, Attorney General, Judge of Probate and Registrars of Voters.
There will also be a question on the ballot for approval or disapproval of a proposed amendment to the Constitution of Connecticut. The ballot question will read “Shall the Constitution of the State be amended to permit the General Assembly to provide for early voting”? See the Town Clerk for the full text of the amendment.
Absentee ballots will be available after October 7 from the Town Clerk. Town Clerk office hours are Monday — Thursday from 9 A.M. to noon and 1 P.M. to 4 P.M. Absentee ballots can be issued for the following reasons: 1. Active service in the Armed Forces of the United States; 2. Absence from the town of residence; 3. Sickness; 4. Religious tenets forbidding secular activity on the day of such primary, election or referendum; or 5. Duties as a primary, election or referendum official at a polling place other than your own during all hours of voting. 6. Physical disability. Completed applications and completed ballots can be placed in the designated secure drop box outside the Town Clerk’s office at 26 Pine Street or can be mailed. Do not take your ballot to the polls on Election Day. Please don’t wait until the last minute to apply for your absentee ballot, especially if there is mailing involved. The completed ballots must be returned by 8 P.M. on election day.