Mailing Address Office Hours Department Contact

Newton City Hall, Room 103
1000 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton Centre, MA 02459
(617) 796-1350
(617) 796-1214 Fax

Monday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am to 8:00 pm
Wednesday to Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
(Specials hours on election days)
David Olson, City Clerk

Election Commission Members
Marjorie Ann Butler
John P. McDermott
Nancy M. Levine
Jan Huffman, Chair

Reminder: Candidate Nomination Papers Due No Later Than

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

Municipal Preliminary - September 12, 2017

**On the Ballot: Mayor, Ward Councilor for Ward 1

Polls Open: 7:00 am to 8:00 pm

Below is a list of certified candidates who will appear on the Municipal Preliminary Ballot as of  10:20 AM on 7/25/2017. As the deadline for Nomination Papers is Tuesday, July 25th at 5:00pm this is not a final list and subject to change.

Office  Ward Candidate Name
Ward Councilor 1 Franco Cedrone
Ward Councilor 1 Maria S. Greenberg
Ward Councilor 1 Siobhan Cunningham
Mayor - Amy Mah Sangiolo
Mayor - Geoffrey Woodward
Mayor - Ruthanne Fuller
Mayor - Scott Lennon

Local Election - November 7, 2017

On the Ballot in November: Mayor, Ward Councilor, Councilor-At-Large, School Committee, Proposed New City Charter

Polls Open: 7:00 am to 8:00 pm

Below is a list of certified candidates who will appear on the November ballot as of 10:20 AM on  7/25/2017. In addition to the names below, the two candidates for Mayor and Ward Councilor for Ward 1 with the most votes in the September 12th Preliminary will also appear on the ballot in November.  As the deadline for Nomination Papers is Tuesday, July 25th at 5:00pm this is not a final list and subject to change. 

Office  Ward Candidate Name
Councilor-at-Large 1 Alison Leary
Councilor-at-Large 1 Allan Ciccone, Jr.
Councilor-at-Large 1 Nicole Castillo
School Committee 1 Bridget Ray-Canada
School Committee 1 Kathleen Marchi
Councilor-at-Large 2 Braden J. Houston
Councilor-at-Large 2 Jake Auchincloss
Councilor-at-Large 2 Susan Albright
School Committee 2 Cyrus Karl Vaghar
School Committee 2 Margaret Albright
Ward Councilor 2 Emily Norton
Councilor-at-Large 3 Andrea Kelley
Councilor-at-Large 3 James Cote
Councilor-at-Large 3 Julia Malakie
School Committee 3

Anping Shen

 School Committee 3 Eileen Sandberg
Ward Councilor 3 Barbara Brousal-Glaser
Councilor-at-Large 4 Josh Krintzman
Councilor-at-Large 4 Leonard J. Gentile
School Committee 4 Diana Fisher Gomberg
Ward Councilor 4 Christopher Markiewicz
Ward Councilor 4 Jay Harney
Councilor-at-Large 5 Andreae Downs
Councilor-at-Large 5 Brian Yates
Councilor-at-Large 5 Deborah Crossley
 School Committee 5  Steven Siegel
Ward Councilor 5 John Rice
Councilor-at-Large 6 Victoria Danberg
 *Councilor-at-Large 6 *Greg Schwartz
School Committee 6 Ruth Goldman
Ward Councilor 6 Brenda J. Noel
Ward Councilor 6 Richard Blazar
Councilor-at-Large 7 Marc Laredo
Councilor-at-Large 7 Rebecca Walker Grossman
School Committee 7 Kathleen Shields
Ward Councilor 7 R. Lisle Baker
Councilor-at-Large 8 David Kalis
Councilor-at-Large 8 Richard Lipof
School Committee 8 Matthew Miller
 School Committee 8 Gail Spector
Ward Councilor 8 Cheryl Lappin


* Candidate has sufficient certified signatures but has not returned all required forms to be on ballot. 

2017 Candidate Information

2017 Elections Calendar click here

2017 Candidate Guide click here

Newton City Charter Sections pertaining to City CouncilMayor and School Committee

OCPF Tutorial for new candidates who file locally click here

Neighborhood Area Councils may pick up Nomination Papers beginning Wednesday August 9th

Register to Vote!

  • Register to vote online click here
  • Download a Mail-in Voter Registration Form click here
  • Formulario de inscripcion de votante por correo official de Massachusetts haz clic aqui 
  • You may also register to vote at the City Clerk's Office in Newton City Hall.

Is your Voter Registration Active?

Don't show up at the polls to find that your registration has become inactive. To verify your voter registration status click here.

Where Do I Vote?

Verify your Precinct click here

Polling Locations by Ward and Precinct click here

City Wide Polling Location Map click here

Ward and Precinct Level Maps: Ward 1, Ward 2, Ward 3, Ward 4, Ward 5, Ward 6, Ward 7, Ward 8

Poll Workers Needed

Assist your community in the voting process.  If you are interested in working at the Polls, please call the City Clerk's Office at 617-796-1200 for an application and more information.

Previous Elections

November 8, 2016 Election Results

Official Results click here

September 8, 2016 Election Results

Official Results of the Primaries click here
Write-In Candidate La Cavita totals click here

March 1, 2016 Presidential Primary Results

Official Primary Election Results click here

For Further information contact: Newton Election Commission at (617) 796-1200 or by e-mail at tchurch@newtonma.gov


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