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.
Political Party Enrollment
Voting Location Information
State of Maine Voter Information (may include sample ballots)
Absentee / Early Voting
Where do I vote?
All Bangor voters vote at the Cross Insurance Center.
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.
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, 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?
Click here to view the sample ballot for the November 5, 2013 Election
The State of Maine provides a tool to look up voter information, including samples ballots:
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