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Posted on: August 2, 2021

Deadline Extended - City Seeks Applicants for Vacancies on Several Boards & Committees

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The City Clerk is seeking applications for several vacancies on various boards and committees. The vacancies are listed below. Additional information is available on the Boards & Committees vacancies page or by calling 207-874-8677.&...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Nomination Papers Available for November 2021 Election

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The City Clerk’s Office is reminding Portland residents that nomination papers are available for several seats that are open for the November 2, 2021 Election. The deadline to return is no sooner than August 9, 2021 at 9:00 PM and no later than August 23,...

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Voting Information for June 8 Municipal Election

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Tuesday, June 8, 2021 is Election Day for the Special Municipal Election for the Charter Commissioners and School Budget Referendum. The City’s 11 polling locations will open at 7:00 AM and close at 8:00 PM. Polling locations will look the same as they di...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Absentee Voting Now Underway for June 8 Special Municipal Election

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Absentee voting is now underway for the June 8 Special Election. You can request your absentee ballot or visit Merrill Auditorium for early in-person absentee voting. The last day to request an absentee ballot is Friday, June 4, 2021. Ballots must be retu...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

City Seeks Applicants for Vacancies on Several Boards & Committees

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The City Clerk is seeking applications for several vacancies on various boards and committees. The vacant positions are described below. Additional information is available on the City’s website or by calling 207-874-8677. Deadline for submissio...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

Nomination Papers for Charter Commissioners Available February 1

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The City Clerk’s Office is alerting Portland residents that nomination papers will be available for the Charter Commissioner seats on February 1, 2021. The deadline to turn in the nomination papers is March 29, 2021.

The following seats are available: &...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Official Results for the Recount of Referendum Question E

Official results of the recount of Referendum Question E, which took place on Thursday, November 19 and Friday, November 20.

View results.

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Posted on: November 5, 2020

City Clerk's Office Closed November 9 & 10

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The City of Portland’s City Clerk’s Office will be closed on Monday, November 9 and Tuesday, November 10. This will allow staff to do a precautionary deep cleaning and sanitizing of the temporary office and voting space in the Merrill Auditorium Lobby and...

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

Unofficial Election Results for November 3, 2020 Election

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The unofficial results for the November 3, 2020 election are now available. 

View Election Results for Candidates

View Referendum Questions Results 

The outcomes of the following races were determined by Ranked Choice Voting:

City Council At...

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Posted on: October 30, 2020

Tuesday, November 3 is Election Day

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Tuesday, November 3, 2020 is Election Day. The City’s 11 polling locations will open at 7:00 AM and close at 8:00 PM. Polling locations will look different -- booths will be spread out, hand sanitizer and disinfectant spray will be plent...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

City Clerk Releases Official Results from March 3 Election

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The City Clerk has posted the official results from the March 3 Presidential Primary, Special State and Municipal Referendum Election. 

View the Presidential Primary results here.View the Referendum results here.  

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

City Updates COVID Safety Requirements for Visiting City Hall & City Buildings

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Following announcements last week by federal and state officials, the City of Portland has updated its COVID safety requirements for employees and the public who visit City buildings. Effective Monday, May 24, the City will no longer require temperatures ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Official Elections Results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election

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The official election results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election are now available. 

Charter Commissioners

School Budget Referendum

The winners of the four At-Large Charter Commission seats following the ranked choice runoff are:

  • Marphee...
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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Unofficial Elections Results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election

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The unofficial election results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election are now available. 

Charter Commissioners Election Results

School Budget Referendum Results

The winners of the four At-Large Charter Commission seats following the ranke...

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Election News
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Official Elections Results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election

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The official election results for the June 8, 2021 Special Municipal Election are now available. 

Charter Commissioners

School Budget Referendum

The winners of the four At-Large Charter Commission seats following the ranked choice runoff are:

  • Marphee...
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Election News
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Nomination Papers Available for November 2021 Election

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The City Clerk’s Office is reminding Portland residents that nomination papers are available for several seats that are open for the November 2, 2021 Election. The deadline to return is no sooner than August 9, 2021 at 9:00 PM and no later than August 23,...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Various City Boards & Commissions to Hold Emergency Meetings Tomorrow

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Various City of Portland boards and commissions will hold emergency meetings tomorrow to discuss adopting remote participation policies. 

These meetings include:

  • Fish Pier, Friday, July 30 at 9:00 AM
  • Portland Development Corporation, Friday, July 30...
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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Portland City Clerk Named Clerk of the Year

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The Maine Town and City Clerk’s Association (MTCCA) today announced that Portland City Clerk Katherine Jones received the Clerk of the Year Award. Each year, the award recognizes the professional service and dedication by a municipal clerk to hi...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Absentee Voting Information for November 2 Election

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In-person absentee voting will begin on Monday, October 4, 2021 in Room 24 of City Hall. The public must enter City Hall on Myrtle Street, and masks are required. Regular hours are 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. The external ballot drop box wi...

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