Elections Information 

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ELECTION DAY INFORMATION

POLLING HOURS

Northampton polling location hours are 7AM-8PM on Election Day

Early Voting hours are announced on this page as soon as available.

IDENTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

You may be asked to show identification when you check-in at your polling place for any of the following reasons:

  • You are voting for the first time in Massachusetts in a federal election;
  • You are an inactive voter;
  • You are casting a provisional or challenged ballot;
  • The poll worker has a reasonable suspicion that leads them to request identification.

Acceptable identification must include your name and the address at which you are registered to vote. Examples of acceptable identification include: a driver's license, state-issued ID card, recent utility bill, rent receipt, lease, a copy of a voter registration affidavit, or any other printed identification which contains the voter's name and address.

BALLOT MARKING GUIDELINES

Instructions on how to mark the ballot will be posted at every voting location. Please CLICK HERE to view how to mark the ballot.

UNOFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS

Northampton's Unofficial Election results are updated LIVE on election nights as they are recorded via a google spreadsheet linked HERE. When results are finalized they are posted on our Final Reports page.

SAMPLE BALLOTS

CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION