MAY 16, 2023  Annual Town Election 

2023 Annual Town Election Schedule 


February 21nd

Nomination papers available


March 24th

Last day to obtain nomination papers (51)


March 28th

Last day to return nomination papers (49)


March 31st

Drawing for ballot position


April 13th

Last day to withdraw from Election (33)


May 6th

Last day to register to vote for Annual Town Election(10)


May 16th




                                  TOWN WIDE OFFICES

Selectman (elect two)                                                 for three years

Trustee of the Public Library (elect two)                    for three years

Planning Board (elect three)                                       for three years

School Committee (elect three)                                  for three years

School Committee (elect one)                                    for one year

Municipal Light Board (elect two)                             for three years

Municipal Light Board (elect two)                             for two years

Municipal Light Board (elect one)                             for one year




                              TOWN MEETING MEMBERS


Elect nine in each Precinct                                          for three years


Elect one in Precinct Three                                          for one year

Elect one in Precinct Three                                          for two years

Elect one in Precinct Seven                                         for one years

Elect one in Precinct Seven                                         for two years

Elect one in Precinct Eight                                          for two years


Town wide offices are required to collect 50 signatures from registered voters of the Town of Falmouth. 


Town Meeting Members are required to collect 10 signatures from registered voters in the Precinct they are registered to vote.


Town Meeting Members who are candidates for re-election do not need to take out nomination papers, but must return Notice mailed to them by the Town Clerk.  


The order in which names of candidates, including incumbents, appear on the ballot will be determined by a public drawing on March 31st at 10 a.m. in the Town Clerk’s Office.


Vote at your Polling Location on Election Day – Tuesday, May 16, 2023

Hours from 7:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.