Voter Information

Brown Bag lunch and discussion of November 6 ballot questions

A general election for federal, state and regional offices will be held on November 6, 2018. Three state ballot measures and two non-binding district ballot measures are also on the ballot. Amherst residents will also vote for District and At-Large members of the new Amherst Town Council.

Partisan primary elections for federal, state and regional offices will be held on September 4, 2018. On the same date, Amherst will hold a preliminary election for the candidates for the new Amherst Town Council.

Upcoming meetings, forums and election information for the Preliminary Election for Town Council (September 4, 2018).

Upcoming forums for the Franklin-Hampshire-Worcester Senate seat and Hampshire District House seats, plus on-line election information.

The August 29 forum for candidates for the at-large seats on the new Amherst Town Council has been moved to the ARMS auditorium. New on-line LWV Massachusetts election guide goes live on August 1.

Candidates for Democratic nomination. Co-sponsored by League of Women Voters.

The League of Women Voters of Amherst will prepare election guides for Town Council candidates for both the primary and general elections, as well as sponsoring several candidate forums.

Candidates for the Amherst area seat in the Massachusetts House of Representatives discuss their views on climate issues in a forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters and Climate Action Now on May 20. The candidates answered questions from a panel of three representing the Hampshire Gazette, the Amherst LWV, and Climate Action Now. Suzanne Patenaude served as moderator. Watch now!.