Election Day – Ballots & Everything You Need to Know!

Get out and vote! Tuesday, November 7th is the City of Boston General Municipal Election. Polls are open 7am – 8pm.

In the race for Mayor of Boston, incumbent Martin J. Walsh is being challenged by city councilman Tito Jackson. For City Councilor-at-Large, there are eight candidates vying for the four citywide seats. They include the four incumbents, Michelle Wu, Michael Flaherty, Ayanna Pressley, Annissa Essabi-George and four challengers, Pat Payaso, Domingos Darosa, Althea Garrison and William King.

For the open district seats on the Boston City Council:

District 1 includes the North End, Charlestown and East Boston. Voters will choose between candidates Stephen Passacantilli and Lydia Edwards. See all our coverage of the District 1 race.

District 2 includes Downtown, South Boston, and the South End. Voters will choose between candidates Michael Kelley and Ed Flynn. See our coverage of the District 2 race.

These are the polling locations serving most NorthEnd/Waterfront residents:

Christopher Columbus Apartments, 145 Commercial Street (Precinct 1)
Nazzaro Community Center, 30 North Bennett Street (Precincts 2 & 3)
Casa Maria Apartments, 130 Endicott St. (Precinct 4, formerly was 41 N. Margin St. – KoC)
Harbor Towers / Rowes Wharf / Downtown (Precinct 6) votes at City Hall

Here are sample ballots for Tuesday’s election:

District 1

District 2

More information can be found on the City of Boston website. You can also check your voting location here.