Mailing Address Office Hours Department Contact

Newton City Hall
1000 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton Centre, MA 02459
(617) 796-1200
(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 

Please Note: There are Specials hours on election days

David Olson, City Clerk

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

Candidates for State and Federal offices in the Fall 2020 Elections.

During the Covid-19 Emergency, Newton City Hall will be closed to the public, but the staff will continue to work.  The procedure you must use to submit your Newton-based nomination papers while the Emergency is in effect can be found HERE.


The Presidential Primaries and a Special Municipal Election were held on: Tuesday, March 3, 2020.

View Unofficial Election Results HERE.
View Ward Committee Official Results HERE.
View Special City Election Official Results HERE.

More information, including Sample Ballots, can be found HERE.

The Federal 2020 Census is coming. 

Federal count of all households as of April 1, 2020. 
Learn more HERE.


Past Elections

City Election
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Unofficial Results Available

Ward 6 Councilor-at-Large Recount

Danberg   7504

Bowman 6778

Schwartz  6749

Full Results Here


Neighborhood Area Council Elections

Newtonville Neighborhood Area Council Results

Newton Highlands Neighborhood Area Council Results

Newton Upper Falls Neighborhood Area Council Results

Waban Neighborhood Area Council Results



Preliminary Election was held in Ward 5 Only
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Ward 5 Voters have selected Bill Humphrey and Kathryn Winters to move on to the November 5th Ballot.

Official Results as certified by the Election Commission on September 16, 2019.

Ward 5 Councilor 5/1 5/2 5/3 5/4 Total
Times Counted 253 296 397 468 1414
Times Blank Voted 0 0 0 1 1
KATHRYN K WINTERS 38 136 142 168 484
RENA L GETZ 138 53 117 129 437
WILLIAM B HUMPHREY 76 107 138 170 491
Write-in 50 1 0 0 0 1


Absentee Ballot Information Click Here



List of Polling Locations Click Here

What is my Ward and Precinct? 

Please verify your Ward and Precinct prior to going to the Polling Location, especially if you are new to the community.

You may also use the searchable map to find your Ward and Precinct.  

City Wide Polling Location Maps:
City of Newton
Ward 1, Ward 2, Ward 3, Ward 4, Ward 5, Ward 6, Ward 7, Ward 8


Remain an Active Voter! Return Your Census!



Frequently Asked Questions about the U.S. Census


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


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