SPECIAL TOWN ELECTION
Wenham Town Hall
Thursday, April 8, 2021
7:00a, - 8:00pm
Selectman seat for 1 year term & Town Clerk position for 2 years
Nomination Papers available NOW - Send your INTENTION TO RUN to the Town Clerk's Office
Nomination papers were DUE Thursday February 18
Last Day to Withdraw Monday March 8
Absentee ballot application
Annual Town Meeting - Saturday May 1, 2021
Annual Town Election - Thursday May 6, 2021
Vote by mail is being encouraged due to the pandemic. Please request your absentee ballot at your earliest convenience.
Nomination papers for the 12 seats on the ballot will be available on Friday January 29, 2021 from the Wenham Town Clerk's office or the District School office for School Committee seats.
Nomination papers will be due back to the Wenham Town Clerk byThursday March 18, 2021 with at least 21 signatures.
Nomination papers for school committee positions will be due back to the District School office byThursday March 18, 2021 with at least 40 signatures.
The last day to withdraw from the ballot is Monday April 5, 2021.
Last day to register to vote to participate in these local events is Friday April 9, 2021.
Seats to be open for election 2021
Board of Assessors - 1 position , 3 year term
Board of Health - 1 position , 3 year term
Board of Selectmen - 1 position, 3 year term
Hamilton Wenham Library Trustees - 2 positions at large, 3 year terms
Hamilton Wenham Regional School Committee - 2 positions, 3 year terms
Moderator - 1 position , 3 year term
Planning Board - 1 position, 5 year term
Water Commission - 1 position, 3 year term
Wenham Housing Authority - 2 positions, 5 year term & 3 year term
INTERESTED IN RUNNING FOR A SEAT?
Due to COVID-19 precautions, Wenham will institute the following process for taking out nomination papers for the May 6, 2021 Town Election.
An intention to run will be required .
The Wenham Town Clerk's office will prepare 5 nomination papers for all candidates.
The candidate will be asked to make an appointment with the Town Clerk to pick up the nomination papers and learn about campaign finance requirements and obtaining signatures during the pandemic.
Register to vote , check voter registration or change voter registration online or at the Town Clerk's office
Board of Registrars
The Wenham Board of Registrars:
Christine M. Burns (2022)
Roney Hilliard "Hilly" Ebling (2023)