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City of Cambridge Municipal Election is Tuesday, November 7, 2023. Polls will be Open from 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

The Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2023. Voters will be voting for City Council and School Committee. 
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. - 8 p.m. You must vote at the polling location where you are registered.

Please note that due to the 2022 Reprecincting, your polling location may have changed. Please double check your polling location before going to vote.
To find your polling location and precinct information, visit Cambridgema.gov/pollinglocations

Voters should have received a Municipal Election Voter Guide, Guide to Ward and Precinct Changes, and a Voter Notification Card in the mail. This document also has information pertaining to any relocated polling places and other important election related information. Signage will also be posted to help voters find their polling sites.

Check your voter registration status

For Cambridge residents not already registered, the last day to register to vote was Saturday, October 28, 2023.

Voting Early by Mail Ballots Should be Dropped Off at Ballot Drop Boxes after November 1, 2023

The deadline to return a Vote by Mail Ballot is Tuesday, November 7, 2023 by 8 p.m. (Election Day). 
As of November 1, 2023, voters who still have a Vote by Mail Ballot should use one the Election Commission Drop Boxes to ensure a timely submission.

Satellite Ballot Drop Boxes will be close on Monday, November 6 at 8 p.m.  Only the main Ballot Drop Box located in front of the Cambridge Election Commission at 51 Inman Street, Cambridge will be open on Election Day, Tuesday, November 7, 2023 until 8 p.m.

View Map of Drop Box Locations 

2023 Municipal Election Information

City Council Specimen Ballot (PDF)

School Committee Specimen Ballot (PDF)

Campaign Finance Information

More information about Municipal Elections

2023 Voter Guide - English (PDF)

2023 Voter Guide - Amharic (PDF)

2023 Voter Guide - Arabic (PDF)

2023 Voter Guide - Bangla (PDF)

2023 Voter Guide - Chinese (PDF)

2023 Voter Guide - Haitian Creole (PDF)

2023 Voter Guide - Portuguese (PDF)

2023 Voter Guide - Spanish (PDF)


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