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PUBLIC NOTICE

Filings for the November Municipal Election will open on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. 

Any registered voter may file for office at the City Clerk’s Office in City Hall.  There is a $1.00 filing fee for the positions of Mayor, Asst. Mayor & Council seats.

The following positions are open:

ONE MAYOR POSITION ~ THIS IS A TWO YEAR TERM

ONE ASSISTANT MAYOR POSITION ~ THIS IS A TWO YEAR TERM

ONE WARD 1 CITY COUNCIL POSITION ~ THIS IS A TWO YEAR TERM

ONE WARD 2 CITY COUNCIL POSITION ~ THIS IS A TWO YEAR TERM

ONE WARD 3 CITY COUNCIL POSITION ~ THIS IS A TWO YEAR TERM

FOUR AT-LARGE CITY COUNCIL POSITIONS ~ THESE ARE TWO YEAR TERMS

ONE SUPERVISOR OF THE CHECKLIST FROM EACH WARD ~ THESE ARE SIX YEAR TERMS

ONE SUPERVISOR OF THE CHECKLIST FROM ~  WARD 1 ~ THIS TERM EXPIRES 12/31/2021

ONE MODERATOR FROM EACH WARD ~ THESE ARE TWO YEAR TERMS

ONE WARD CLERK FROM EACH WARD ~ THESE ARE TWO YEAR TERMS
 
Filings for these positions will close at 5:00 PM on Friday, September 29, 2017.

Gwendolyn R. Melcher
City Clerk/Tax Collector


Council Candidates (As of 9/22/2017)


MAYOR Charlene Lovett
 28 Highland Ave
ASSISTANT MAYOR         
Allen Damren
40 Grove St
WARD I
Andrew S. O'Hearn   
Francis Gauthier   
120 Main St
8 Trinity St
WARD II
Scott Pope
15 NelMar Hgts
WARD III
Jonathan F. Stone
93 Roberts Hill Rd
AT LARGE
Abigail Kier
David Pacetti
Jeremy Zullo
Lee-Anne Deveney
Nicholas Koloski
Claire Lessard
15 Charles St
169 Bible Hill Rd
86 Windy Hill Rd
261 Elm St
3 Princeton St
26 Myrtle St #1
WARD I MODERATOR
Janice Fletcher
21 Chase St
WARD II MODERATOR
Alison Raymond
11 Durham Ave
WARD III MODERATOR
Donald B Fontaine Jr
13 Fontaine Rd
WARD I WARD CLERK
David Roark
5 Memorial Dr
WARD II WARD CLERK
Mary Ann Beaton
309 Bible Hill Rd
WARD III WARD CLERK
Brenda Saunders
8 Melrose St
WARD I SUPERVISOR
Debbie Freeman
10 Walnut St
WARD II SUPERVISOR
Elizabeth Ryan
333 Bible Hill Rd
WARD III SUPERVISOR
Ann Richmond
63 Roosevelt Rd


 CITY OF CLAREMONT PUBLIC NOTICE

VOTER REGISTRATION & CORRECTION

The Supervisors of the Checklist will be in session on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, from 7pm to 7:30pm in the City Clerk’s Office at City Hall, for the purpose of registering new voters and making corrections to the voter checklist. 

You must be a registered voter in order to file for any position in the Municipal Election.  This is the last session before filings open for the Municipal Election.  
    
Gwendolyn R. Melcher, CTC
City Clerk/Tax Collector


Election Results

2016 Election Results

2015 Election Results

2013 Election Results



Voter Registrations and Elections

Registering to vote allows you to participate in the local, school, state and federal election process. The City of Claremont has three voting wards and the polls are open from 8:00AM to 7:00PM on Election Day.

VOTER REGISTRATION INFORMATION

WHERE AND WHEN DO I REGISTER TO VOTE?

  • In person at the City Clerk’s Office, 58 Opera House Square, Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:30pm & 1:30pm-5:00, up to 10 days prior to an election.
  • In person at a session of the Supervisors of the Checklist. Meeting information is posted in the newspaper prior to the session
  • In person at the polling place on Election Day, 8:00am-7:00pm.
  • Absentee registration is allowed for residents who are temporarily absent from the City (such as college student or overseas citizens) and residents who are physically disabled and unable to appear in person. Please contact the Clerk’s Office at 603-542-7003 for further information.

WHAT DOCUMENTATION DO I NEED FOR VOTER REGISTRATION?

  • To Register to Vote, you must prove your identity/age, citizenship and residency. The following documents can be used for proof

TO PROVE IDENTITY/AGE:

  • Driver’s License
  • Birth Certificate
  • Passport
  • Government issued photo identification
  • Qualified voter affidavit

TO PROVE CITIZENSHIP:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Passport
  • Naturalization papers
  • Qualified voter affidavit

TO PROVE RESIDENCY:

  • Driver’s License with Claremont address printed on the front
  • Vehicle Registration
  • Current dated Rent Receipt, pay stub, utility bill
  • Bank Statement
  • Domicile Affidavit

WHERE DO I VOTE?

The City of Claremont is divided into three wards. To determine which ward you are in please refer to the Street Index

  • Ward 1: Claremont Middle School – 107 South Street
  • Ward 2: Claremont Middle School – 107 South Street
  • Ward 3: Disnard Elementary School – 160 Hanover Street

Absentee Applications


     

    Address: 58 Opera House Square, Claremont, N.H. 03743-2677
    Phone: 603-542-7003
    Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm-5:00 pm


    Ward I Ward II Ward III

    Ward I Ward II Ward III

    Ward I Ward II Ward III