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10/07/2019

Absentee voting underway for Nov. 5 referendum, municipal election through Oct. 31

Absentee ballots are available for the Nov. 5, 2019 state referendum and municipal election. The municipal ballot includes an election for Portland Water District trustee. [Sample ballots] [Go to online absentee ballot application form]

State Referendum, Municipal Election
Polls open
7 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 5, 2019
Cape Elizabeth High School (directions)

'Any reason' absentee voting at Town Hall (directions)
7:30-5 p.m. Mondays
7:30-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays
until 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31

*** Please arrive at least 15 minutes before closing
(4:45 pm Mondays; 3:45 pm Tuesday-Friday) ***

Questions?
Town Clerk Debra Lane, 207-799-7665.

"Any reason" absentee ballots are available at Town Hall during business hours until 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31. Registered voters may vote absentee for any reason during this time.

For absentee voting and for voter registration please arrive at least 15 minutes before closing (4:45 pm Mondays, 3:45 pm Tuesdays-Fridays).

Requests for absentee ballots to be mailed or delivered must also be received by the town clerk's office by 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31.

Voter registration

Residents may register to vote at the town clerk's office prior to Election Day, or at the polls on Election Day. Proof of residency and proof of identity is required.

Polls will be open on Election Day at Cape Elizabeth High School from 7 a.m.-8 p.m. All election activity will take place at the polls on Election Day.

Any questions should be directed to Town Clerk Debra Lane, 207-799-7665.

For more information about voting absentee, please see our Elections & Voting services section

Candidates Night

Cape Elizabeth High School government students will host a candidates night for Town Council and School Board candidates at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30. The forum will be broadcast live over CETV, and rebroadcast several times before Election Day.

Ballot Questions

Download Sample Ballots: State Referendum | Municipal

State Referendum Ballot

Question 1:  Bond Issue

An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Improve Highways, Bridges and Multimodal Facilities

Public Law Chapter 532

Do you favor a $105,000,000 bond issue to build or improve roads, bridges, railroads, airports, transit and ports and make other transportation investments, to be used to match an estimated $137,000,000 in federal and other funds?

Question 2:  Constitutional Amendment

RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine Concerning Alternative Signatures Made by Persons with Disabilities

Constitutional Resolution Chapter 1

Do you favor amending the Constitution of Maine to allow persons with disabilities to sign petitions in an alternative manner as authorized by the Legislature?

Municipal Ballot

TOWN COUNCIL
For three year term until December 12, 2022
Vote for up to TWO (2)

JORDAN, CAITLIN R.

JORDAN, PENELOPE A.

MOSHER, AARON W.

............. Write-in

............. Write-in

SCHOOL BOARD
For three year term until December 12, 2022
Vote for up to TWO (2)

CARR, KIMBERLY L.

SAUCIER, PHILIP R.

............. Write-in

............. Write-in

PORTLAND WATER DISTRICT BOARD OF TRUSTEES
For a five year term until November 2024
Vote for up to ONE (1)

BECK, MATTHEW D.

South Portland

............. Write-in