Elections

Responsibilities

As one of the Elections officials, the Town Clerk's office administers issuing applications for absentee ballots, prepares the ballots and forwards them to qualified electors, issues voter identification cards, and records campaign finance statements.

This office is responsible for the preparation and printing of all election materials, compiles final election results for transmission to the Secretary of State’s office, and publishes all legal notices regarding municipal, state and federal elections.

This office can also register residents to become voters in Hamden.


MUNICIPAL ELECTION – TOWN OF HAMDEN- November 2, 2021

There will be a municipal election in the Town of Hamden on Tuesday,

November 2, 2021. As a registered voter you are entitled to vote for the following elected positions:

Mayor (1); Town Clerk (1); At-Large Legislative Council (vote for up to four);

District Council (1); Board of Education (4 year term) - (vote for up to four);

Board of Education (2 yr vacancy Term)-(Vote for 1).

The polling locations are open from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm at the following locations:

VOTING DISTRICT LOCATION OF POLLING PLACE

1 Miller Library 2901 Dixwell Avenue

2 Booker T. Washington Academy 306 Circular Avenue

3 Keefe Community Center 11 Pine St

4 Spring Glen School 1908 Whitney Ave.

5 Board of Education Building 60 Putnam Ave

6 Ridge Hill School 120 Carew Rd

7 Dunbar Hill School 315 Lane St

8 Bear Path School 10 Kirk Rd.

9 West Woods School 350 West Todd St

District 1 polling place, Miller Library, is the only poll outside of its respective district boundary for the Primary/Nov election. District 1 polling place is situated in adjacent District 4, pursuant to CGS 9-168b.

A copy of the sample absentee & poll ballots is attached by each of the nine voting districts.

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