Election Information

State Primary- Tuesday, September 3, 2024:

The State Primary Election is on Tuesday, September 3, 2024. Polls open at 7:00 am and close at 8:00 pm.

Register to Vote:

The last day to register to vote for the State Election is August 24, 2024.

Register to Vote: https://www.sec.state.ma.us/OVR/

Vote By Mail

All registered voters qualify to vote by mail for the 2024 elections. The Secretary's Office has a Mail-In Ballot Registration Status : Search (state.ma.us) where you can check your registration status and apply for a mail in ballot. Vote by mail application deadline August 26, 2024.

How to Submit Your Vote by Mail Application

  • By mail - Mail signed application to the Town Clerk's Office, 1 Avenue A, Turners Falls MA 01376
  • Drop Box - Drop signed application in Drop Box located in front of the Town Hall
  • Fax the signed application to 413-863-3224
  • In Person - Office hours are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm; Wednesday, 8:30 am to 6:30 pm; Closed Friday.

Return of Vote by Mail Ballots

All ballots for the State Primary must be received by 8pm on Tuesday, September 3, 2024. Mail-In Ballots include a return ballot envelope that is addressed to the Town Clerk's Office. Ballots cannot be returned to the polling location on Election Day. They can be put in the drop box up to 8pm on Election Day.

Voters who receive a mail-in ballot but do not return it prior to Election Day may appear to vote in person to cast a ballot on Election Day. Any voter that has returned a vote by mail ballot is not permitted to appear to vote in person on Election Day.

Registering by Mail

If you would prefer to register by mail, you may download the voter registration form by clicking here: Online Voter Application (state.ma.us) The form must be completed, signed, and delivered to your local election official. Voter registration forms submitted by mail must be postmarked no later than the voter registration deadline.

Additional Information

Learn more at the Secretary of States Office: https://www.sec.state.ma.us/divisions/elections/elections-and-voting.htm

For further information, please call 413-863-3200 Ext. 203


Click here to view the Town-wide precinct map. Visit the State Elections Division website to look up your polling location by street address.

See below table to view your polling station location.


Polling Location


Montague Center Fire Station, 28 Old Sunderland Rd., Montague Center


Franklin County Technical School Gym, 82 Industrial Blvd., Turners Falls


Franklin County Technical School Gym, 82 Industrial Blvd., Turners Falls


Franklin County Technical School Gym, 82 Industrial Blvd., Turners Falls


Montague Senior Center, 62 Fifth Street, Turners Falls


Franklin County Technical School Gym, 82 Industrial Blvd., Turners Falls


Montague’s Annual Town Election is always on the third Tuesday of May (2025 Annual Town Election is on: May 20, 2025).

Voting hours at each polling location is from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.


State law prohibits the display of political paraphernalia within 150 feet of the entrance to the polling location. Signs, stickers, and even lapel buttons are not permitted within this restricted zone. State regulations also prohibit political solicitation within the restricted zone.

Voters may take their own personal notes into the polling place as an aid to assist their voting. This information cannot be shared with other voters or left in the polling place.

Presidential Primary - March 5, 2024

Presidential Primary Official Ballot Results Tuesday, March 5, 2024

The Presidential Primary Election Unofficial Results

Annual Town Election

Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Unofficial Results No Town Meeting Members

05-21-2024_NO_TMM_NO_SCHOOL_Unofficial___Annual_Election_Results_May_21_2024_PDF.pdf (montague-ma.gov)

05-21-2024_ATE_Gill-_Montague_School_Committee_Results_MONTAGUE_ONLY_PDF.pdf (montague-ma.gov)