Contrary Belmont: Voters Support Coakley, Yes on Casino Ban, Gas Tax Index

Belmont was true blue for Martha Coakley as the left-leaning town’s voters gave the Democrat their support in her run for Massachusetts governor against Republican Charlie Baker in the Massachusetts General Election on Tuesday, Nov. 5. But the “Town of Homes” backing wasn’t enough as Baker won a squeaker over Coakley by just fewer than 38,000 votes […]

Belmont Votes: Where, Who, When, What in the State General Election

Today, Tuesday, Nov. 4, Belmont voters have the opportunity to cast ballots in Massachusetts General Election for state-wide candidates, federal office holders and four ballot questions. Time Polling places are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Who can vote All legally registered voters affiliated with any number of political parties and un-enrolled.  You may be asked […]

Town Clerk: Get a Heads Up on the Coming State General Election

With the Massachusetts General Election just 15 days away, Belmont Town Clerk Ellen Cushman wants registered voters prepared what to expect on the ballot and where to go to cast one. The polls will be open in Belmont for the Nov. 4 State Election from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. There are many candidate races on the […]

Last Chance to Register for General Election Today, Wednesday, Until 8 PM

Today, Wednesday, Oct. 15, is the final day to register to vote or make any changes to your party, address or name, to qualify for the Nov 4 state general election. The Town Clerk’s office will remain open until 8 p.m. to accept voter registrations and changes. The office is located in Town Hall, 455 Concord Ave. To […]

Town Clerk Holding ‘Late’ Night Voter Registration Sept. 23

To celebrate National Voter Registration Day, the Belmont Town Clerk’s office will remain open until 8 p.m., on Tuesday, Sept. 23. Residents of Belmont who are citizens of the United States and will be age 18 or older on the day of the State election, Nov. 4, may register to vote at the Town Clerk’s […]

Time’s Running Short to Register in State Elections

Here is information that will confirm that summer is nearly over: the biennial State Elections are just around the corner as Massachusetts voters this year will select several important statewide political officials including a new Governor, Lt. Governor, Attorney General and Treasurer along with members of Congress and the state legislature. If you want to be part of the process, Belmont Town […]