The Town Clerk is the official record keeper for the Town of Watertown. Records kept by the Office of the Town Clerk include, but are not limited to, vital statistics (birth, death, and marriage certificates), Business Certificates (DBA’s), appeals from decisions of the Zoning Board of Appeals and Planning Board, and filings from City Boards and Commissions. The Town Clerk is the official keeper of the Town Seal and Town Ordinances.
149 Main St.
Ph: (617) 972-6486
Hours (May 24th - August 30th)
Monday, Wednesday & Thursday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
All notifications and documents are public records, with some exceptions pertaining to vital records. The Elections Department, responsible under Massachusetts General Laws to the Board of Election Commissions, has a wide range of responsibilities mandated by Chapter 50 through 56, among others, to ensure fair and impartial elections in the Town of Watertown. Duties include taking the annual census, generating voting lists, jury lists, and maintaining these listings throughout the year.
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Special State Primary
Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 (7:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
Voter Registration Deadline: Wednesday, September 25th @ 8:00 PM
Deadline to Apply for Absentee Ballot: Friday, October 11th @ 5:00 PM
General Town Election
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 (8:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
Voter Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 16th @ 8:00 PM
Special State Election
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 (7:00 AM - 8:00 PM)
Voter Registration Deadline: Wednesday, November 20th @ 8:00 PM
Absentee Ballots: Now Available (as of 9/6/13)
In-Office Voting Hours: During Regular Business Hours
You may request an absentee ballot by:
Poll Worker Opportunities
See description here
Printable Application available here
Fillable PDF Application available here