The State of CT is no longer under Executive Orders in regards to voting by absentee ballot. The Connecticut Secretary of the State Elections Division has removed COVID as one of the reasons not to appear at your polling location. However, they changed illness to sickness.
The Town Clerks Office began mailing Absentee Ballots on Friday, October 7 for all applications received prior to that date. We continue to mail ballots daily as applications are received.
Many campaigns and organizations are sending out Applications for Absentee Ballot so you may receive duplicate applications. If you have completed one application, please disregard the others.
The drop box located outside of town hall is open to receive applications and ballots. Absentee ballots must be returned by 8 p.m. on Election Day to be counted. Additionally, you are not required to vote by Absentee Ballot and can choose to vote at the polls. Polls will be open on Election Day, November 8th, from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thank you.
POLLS: will be open 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 pm.
Absentee ballots will be available at the Town Clerk’s Office, 8 Campus Drive, on July 19, 2022.
Voting by Absentee Ballot in CT is a two-step process:
Applications being accepted now - Drop Box is Open
Application for Absentee Ballot
Note: Town Clerk must have the original ink signature (not electronic) on the application for a Ballot to be valid.
Please follow these tips to avoid common mistakes:
The Town Clerk's Office has a secure drop box for ballots located outside Town Hall at 8 Campus Drive. The box is located on the sidewalk in the circular driveway near the entrance to Town Hall.
You may use this secure drop box to return your absentee ballot application or absentee ballot.
If you have difficulty accessing the Official Ballot Drop Box due to disability and would like assistance, please contact the Town Clerk’s Office by phone at 203-245-5672 and we will arrange to come outside to assist you.