Election Update

New: You may view sample ballots here.

Who will be on the Nov. 2 ballot? Names are listed in the order in which they will appear on the ballot, as determined by drawing lots. A * indicates an incumbent. (Note: Robert Greeney filed his nomination papers for an at-large seat on the Town Council, then withdrew them, then rescinded his withdrawal. The town clerk checked with counsel to make sure this was legal.)

            For Town Council (13 to be elected for 2 years)

At Large (3 to be elected): Robert Greeney, Vira Douangmany Cage, Andrew Steinberg*, Mandi Jo Hanneke*, Ellisha Walker, Vince O’Connor

District 1 (2 to be elected): Michele Miller, Cathy Schoen*

District 2 (2 to be elected): Lynn Griesemer*, Pat De Angelis*

District 3 (2 to be elected): Dorothy Pam*, George Ryan*, Jennifer Taub

District 4 (2 to be elected): Evan Ross*, Pamela Rooney, Anika Lopes

District 5 (2 to be elected): Shalini Bahl-Milne*, Ana Devlin Gauthier

            For Trustee of the Jones Library (6 to be elected for 2 years)

Robert Pam*, Farah Ameen, Austin Sarat*, Lee Edwards*, Alex Lefebvre*, Tamson Ely*

            For School Committee (5 to be elected for 2 years)

Peter Demling*, Irvin Rhodes, Phoebe Merriam, Jennifer Page, Heather Lord*, Benjamin Herrington*, Allison McDonald*

            For Housing Authority (3 to be elected for 2 years)

Nancy Schroeder*, David W. Williams*, Jessica Ruth Mix Barrington, Michael Burkart

Elector, Oliver Smith Will (1 to be elected for 2 years)

Carol Gray*, Sarah Marshall

Incumbents not running for re-election

Town Council: Alisa Brewer (at-large), Sarah Swartz (D1), Stephen Schreiber (D4), Darcy DuMont (D5)

Trustee: Chris Hoffman

School Committee: Kerry Spitzer

Election Schedule

Oct. 25-29

Oct. 27

Nov. 1

Nov. 2

Early voting at Town Hall, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (until 8 p.m. on Oct. 28

Deadline to request an absentee or mail-in ballot to be mailed

Deadline (noon) to vote an absentee ballot in person

Election day

Here are the voting locations on Election day: Precinct 1, North Congregational Church; Precinct 2, North fire Station; Precinct 3, Immanuel Lutheran Church; Precincts 4, 5, 10, Bangs Community Center; Precinct 6, Fort River School; Precinct 7, Crocker Farm School; Precinct 8, Munson Memorial Library; Precinct 9, Wildwood School.

For more information on mail-in voting, visit https://www.amherstma.gov/3553/Vote-By-Mail

Questions?  Visit https://www.amherstma.gov/81/Voter-Information to learn how to register, in what precinct and district you live, and where and how to vote.