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73 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401

Phone:
207.992.4200

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Departments > City Clerk > Voter Registration & Elections > Voter Registration & Elections

Voter Registration & Elections

View our video below for full details on voting location and procedure for the November 6, 2018 election, including information on registration, absentee ballots, and more.

City Council & School Committee - Candidate Information

Nomination petitions for City Council and School Committee were due on September 7, 2018. Stay tuned for information on the next election cycle. 

For more detailed information, please see our Candidate Information page.

Ranked Choice Voting Information

Where do I vote?

All Bangor voters vote at the Cross Insurance Center.  Did you know... you can ride on the Community Connector bus for free to the Cross Insurance Center to vote on Election Day?  The Hampden bus can get you there and back.  The Hampden bus departs Pickering Square at :15 past the hour and will arrive at the Cross Insurance Center at :23 past the hour.  To return to downtown Bangor, riders can ride the bus from Hollywood Casino (across the street from the Cross Insurance Center).  The bus is in the Hollywood Casino vicinity around :55 past the hour heading towards downtown Bangor.  Just make sure to inform the bus driver that you will be going to vote and returning from voting and your ride will be free.

 

When can I vote?

Besides Election Day, Bangor voters can vote early, in-person,  prior to an election.

Election Day is Tuesday, November 6, 2018.  Voting hours on Election Day are 7 AM - 8 PM.

Absentee voting is taking place at the City Clerk's office at City Hall, until Thursday November 1st at 4:30 PM.   Early Voting is taking place at the Cross Insurance Center October 29th through November 1st from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.

 

Where can I register to vote?

Voter Registration is available for new voters or for existing Bangor voters to change their address or name as follows:

  • At the Cross Insurance Center on Election Day
  • At the City Clerk's office in City Hall during regular business hours

 

I need an absentee ballot, how do I request one?

To request an absentee ballot:
  • call the City Clerk's office at 992-4222
  • write the City Clerk, 73 Harlow St., Bangor
  • visit the City Clerk's office during regular business hours
  • electronically, click here

To expedite your application, consider using the online absentee ballot application administered by the Secretary of State.

 

Can I review the ballots ahead of time?

The State of Maine provides a tool to look up voter information, including samples ballots:

http://www.maine.gov/portal/government/edemocracy/voter_lookup.php

Click here to view the sample municipal ballot for the November 6, 2018 election

 

Where can I review the election results?

Click here to view the Election Results

Additional Links

Contact Information

Mailing Address
73 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401

Office Location
First floor, City Hall

Phone
207-992-4220

Fax
207-945-4449

Hours
Monday – Friday; 8AM – 4:30 PM

Email
cityclerk@bangormaine.gov