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Elections

Municipal Election - November 5, 2019

Nomination papers for the following Council positions will be available starting July 1, 2019.

City Councilor Ward Five - Term to expire December 2022

City Councilor Ward Seven - Term to expire December 2022

City Councilor At Large - Term to expire December 2022

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Nomination papers will be available on Monday, July 1, 2019 through Tuesday, August 20. 2019 at the City Clerk's Office, 55 Front Street, Bath. Nomination papers can be filed with the City Clerk NO EARLIER than 8:30 AM on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 and NO LATER than 4:30 PM on Tuesday, August 20, 2019.

The City of Bath Municipal Election will be on November 5, 2019. Please direct any questions to the City Clerk's office at (207) 443-8332, Ext. 1200. 


The City of Bath Municipal Election

The City of Bath municipal election is held on the Tuesday, following the first Monday, in the month of November. The State of Maine general and referendum elections are held annually on the Tuesday following the first Monday in November. The primary election is held on the 2nd Tuesday of June of each general election year.

Absentee Voting

The state law permits absentee ballots to be cast at any election by any voter who properly requests one.

A voter may vote by absentee ballot at City Hall during regular office hours Monday through Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm through the Thursday before each major election.

A voter may also call and request a ballot be sent by mail. Ballots are mailed on a daily basis. An immediate family member (on behalf of the voter) may, in writing, request a ballot be sent by mail or delivered to the voter by that family member.

If the ballot is returned by another immediate family member, the other immediate family member must also sign the application or written request indicating they returned the ballot. The family member must state his/her relationship to the voter.

Electronic Absentee Ballot Request

Voting Information and Maps

Federal and State Voter Information Lookup

Ward Maps

State of Maine Election Laws

Division of Elections & Administrative Procedure Act