School Committee Elections this Tuesday!

On November 5, 2019, Newton voters will have the opportunity to vote for School Committee members, Ward Councilors, and Councilors-at-Large for the 2020-2021 term.


  • School Committee: Residents can vote for all school committee candidates regardless of ward. Vote for (up to) ONE for each ward throughout the city. Learn more about the School Committee here: Please note that there are 3 contested seats.
  • Councilor-at-large (top two winners prevail): At-large positions are elected by citywide vote. Vote for (up to) TWO for each ward throughout the city.
  • Ward Councilor: A ward councilor is elected by residents of the ward they represent. Vote for (up to) ONE for your ward.

Sample ballots are available on the City website. Select the ballot for your ward to see all of the races in which you can vote and the candidates in each race. HERE.

WHEN: Nov 5, 2019, from 7 A.M. to 8 P.M.
WHEREDownload Polling Locations addresses here

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