Voter Registration & Elections

Find out about how to register to vote, enroll in a political party, where to vote, and information about running for a seat on the City Council or School Committee.


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Political Party Enrollment

Voting Location Information

State of Maine Voter Information (may include sample ballots)

Absentee / Early Voting

Sample Ballots

For Candidates



Where do I vote?

All Bangor voters vote at the Cross Insurance Center, 515 Main St.

When can I vote?

Besides Election Day, Bangor voters can vote early, in-person,  prior to an election.  The dates and times will be posted prior to the election so that voters can plan accordingly.

For the June 10th Election, early voting is available from June 2nd June 5th from 8:00 AM 6:00 PM at the Cross Insurance Center.  On Election Day, the polls will be open from 7:00 AM 8:00 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 Cross Insurance Center during early voting
  • At 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


Can I review the ballots ahead of time?

Click here to view the sample ballot for the School Budget.

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

http://www.maine.gov/portal/government/edemocracy/lookup_voter_info

Where can I review the election results?

Election results will be available as soon as they are available on our website: http://www.bangormaine.gov/electionresults