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ELECTIONS AND VOTING

ELECTIONS & VOTING 

POLLING PLACES 
On Election Day, all voting will occur at the Community Center at 75 Franklin Street. The polls will be open from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and staff limitations, polls will not be separated but ward. Instead, voters will be separated alphabetically. 

ABSENTEE VOTING
Absentee ballots may be requested up to 3 months before an election.  For the November election, municipalities do not receive absentee ballots from the state until October.  Click on the link above to learn more about absentee voting or to request a ballot. The last day to request an absentee ballot is Thursday, October 29, 2020, unless a special circumstance exists.

SAMPLE BALLOTS
Sample ballots will be posted once we receive them, which is usually around the 1st full week in October.

 VOTER REGISTRATION
How do I register to vote? Where do I register to vote? What are Maine's recognized political parties? Click on the link above for more information. 

WARDS/HOUSE DISTRICTS
Saco has seven wards. Click on the link above to find which ward you live in. 

WRITE-IN CANDIDACY
Information on how to be a write-in candidate and how to vote for one may be found by clicking on the link above. 

RANKED CHOICE VOTING
Ranked Choice Voting allows voters to "rank their choice" of candidates for each race as follows:  first choice, second choice, third choice and so forth.  For more information on Ranked-choice voting you can visit the Department of the Secretary of State "Resources for Ranked-choice voting" webpage.


RECENT ELECTION RESULTS 
Click on the link above to view election results.

ELECTION HELP 
We are currently looking for residents to serve as election wardens and clerks. Please click on the link above to learn more about these paid positions.