Board of Canvassers
The Board of Canvassers is a bipartisan canvassing authority whose members are appointed by the Council to 6-year terms. The Board oversees the election process, meeting as needed to prepare for upcoming elections and the Financial Town Meeting.
Find My Voter Information/Polling Location - https://vote.sos.ri.gov/Home/UpdateVoterRecord?ActiveFlag=0
How to Run For Office - https://vote.sos.ri.gov/Forms/elections/Guides/RunforOffice2022.pdf
2022 Election Calendar - https://vote.sos.ri.gov/Forms/elections/Guides/ElectionCalendar2022.pdf
Voter Registration Form - https://vote.sos.ri.gov/Forms/elections/Forms/voter_registration_form.pdf
Voter Registration Deadline for September Primary: August 14, 2022 by 4:00pm.
Voter Registration Deadline for November Election: October 9,2022
Declaration of Candidacy Form - https://vote.sos.ri.gov/forms/elections/forms/DeclarationofCandidacy2022web.pdf
Only days to declare: June 27, 28 and 29, 2022 The deadline is by 4:00pm on June 29th.
Endorsement by Party Committee - https://vote.sos.ri.gov/Forms/elections/Forms/Endorsement2022web.pdf
Deadline: June 30, 2022 by 4:00pm.
Nomination Paper Number of Required Signatures:
Senator in General Assembly - 100
Representative in General Assembly - 50
Senate and Representative District Committee* (Unendorsed) - 50
State Committeeman/woman - 50
Town Party Committee - 50
Town Council - 50
School Committee - 50
Moderator - 50
Mail Ballot Application Form (September Primary) – https://vote.sos.ri.gov/Forms/elections/Forms/PrimaryMBApplication.pdf
Deadline: August 23, 2022
Mail Ballot Application Form (General Election November) – https://vote.sos.ri.gov/Forms/elections/Forms/GeneralMBApplication.pdf
Deadline: October 18, 2022
Shirley J. Applegate-Lockridge, Alternate
Claire L. Boyes, Chair
Sarah O'Brien, Alternate
Alfred M. Schrade