Registrar of Voters
|Registrar of Voters (Rep)||Theresa Brasco||203-222-2686 (option 1)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Registrar of Voters (Dem)||Laura Smits||203-222-2686 (option 2)||email@example.com|
|Asst. Registrar (Rep)||Lisa Flanagan|
|Asst. Registrar (Dem)||Jon Howell|
VOTER REGISTRATION INFORMATION FOR MUNICIPAL ELECTION
November 3, 2015
6:00 am – 8:00 pm
Weston has one Polling Location: Weston Middle School
· The Registrar of Voters Office is located in the Town Clerk's Office in Weston Town Hall. The Registrars do not have regular office hours but may be reached by voice mail or email at (203)222-2686 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Voter Registration Requirements:
· Must be a U.S. citizen.
· Must be a resident of Weston.
· Must be at least 18 years of age on or before the November 3, 2015 election.
· Have completed containment and parole if previously convicted of a felony.
· Must be registered as either a Republican or a Democrat to participate in party primaries in Connecticut.
As of September 29, 2015 there were 5,910 voters registered in Weston.
Voter Registration Information:
Registration forms are available in the Town Clerk’s office Monday - Friday 9:00am - 4:30pm. Applicants can register in person or mail the form back to Town Hall at 56 Norfield Road, Weston, CT 06883, Attention: Registrar of Voters. Forms are also available at the Weston Library and the Department of Motor Vehicles. Applicants may also register online if they have a Connecticut DMV-issued id: http://www.sots.state.ct.us/ElectionsDivision/Elecform.html.
IMPORTANT REGISTRATION SESSIONS AND DEADLINES FOR NOVEMBER 3, 2015 ELECTION:
All Sessions will be held in the Registrar’s office in Weston Town Hall.
-Friday, October 2nd Absentee ballots become available.
-Saturday, October 17th Registration Session, 10 am – 2:00 pm.
-Tuesday, October 27th Mail-In and On-Line Voter Registration Deadlines -
must be post-marked by this date.
-Tuesday, October 27th Registration Session 9:00 am – 8:00 pm, last day to register in-person.
-Monday, November 2nd, Limited Registration Session 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
This session is only for those whose qualification to register (age, citizenship or residence) was attained after October 27th ,as well as current members of the armed forces or those discharged during 2015.
Once these deadlines have passed, unregistered voters may register to vote on Election Day using Election Day Registration (EDR) at the polling location. Please remember to bring the appropriate identification materials (photo ID and proof of residence) and be prepared to wait since the process does take more time than having registered prior to Election Day.
ABSENTEE BALLOT INFORMATION
TO VOTE ABSENTEE: Any qualified registered voter may vote absentee ONLY if unable to vote in person due to:
· Illness or physical disability
· Absence from town during all voting hours
· Religious beliefs which forbid secular activity on election or primary day
· Active U.S. military service
To receive an absentee ballot, a voter must fill out an absentee ballot application either in Weston Town Hall or download here: CLICK HERE FOR ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATION.
Ballot application must be returned to Town Hall for processing either in person or by mail: 56 Norfield Road, Weston, CT 06883. If desired, applications may be dropped off to the Town Clerk now for processing before Election Day.
Completed ballots must be received by the Town Clerk:
By mail before the polls close on Tuesday, November 3, 2015, or in person by Monday, November 2nd before close of business.
If you have an unexpected illness or physical disability within six days before the polls close on Election Day, you can still vote. Please call the Town Clerk’s office (203) 222-2616 for more information.
If you find you can vote in person after having voted by absentee ballot, you must go to the Town Clerk’s office before 10am on Election Day to request the withdrawal of your absentee ballot. The Town Clerk will issue a signed statement to present to the election Moderator at the polling place so you may vote in person.