Category Archives: Voting and Election Info

Primary Election August 11, 2020

Polling hours are 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Town Office, 62 Quaker Street. Please wear a mask and bring your own black or blue pen when you come to vote. Absentee ballots must be received by your Town Clerk no later than 7:00 p.m. on August 11. Read all of the instructions so your vote can count.

Town Meeting Week Office Hours

The Town Clerk’s Office hours during Town Meeting Week 2020 are:

Monday, March 2: Clerk’s Office is open from 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Town Meeting is at 6:00 p.m. at Burnham Hall.

Tuesday, March 3: Election Day! Polls are open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Town Office, 62 Quaker Street. The Town Clerk’s Office is closed for all other business to focus on the election. The Lincoln Library will be holding a bake sale at the Town Office on Election Day.

Wednesday, March 4: The Town Clerk’s Office is closed all day.

Thursday, March 5: Office is open from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Fridays through Sundays: Closed

Early Voting Has Begun

Ballots are now available for early voting in the March 3, 2020 Presidential Primary Election. Local Election ballots will be available by February 12. Contact your town clerk to request absentee ballots.

Vote tabulator testing Oct. 4

We will be testing the vote tabulator memory cards on Thursday, Oct. 4, at 2:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Town Office.  This is a routine procedure before all elections, and anyone is invited to observe the process.  This is to prepare for the Nov. 6, 2018 General Election.

The Nov. 6 General Election Polling Place is the Town Office

Polling hours are 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Nov. 6, 2018, at the TOWN OFFICE.  Ballots are now available for early voting during regular office hours.  If you need to have your ballot mailed to you, please contact your town clerk right away to make the request.  The office will be closed on Nov. 6 for all other business.  The Library is holding a bake sale on election day.

Request Absentee Ballots Now

Military and overseas voters should request absentee ballots for the November 6, 2018 General Election now.  As soon as the ballots are available, we will send them out to you so you will have sufficient time to vote and return them.  Call or email your Town Clerk.

Town Report Correction

There are TWO candidates for the Mt. Abraham Unified School District, Lincoln Director race on the ballot for March 6, 2018:  Annie Svitavsky and Sarah McClain are both running for this position.  Voters are reminded that you may only vote for ONE of these candidates.  We apologize for the omission of Annie’s name in the Town Report.

Early voting has begun!

Ballots are here and early voting for the March 6, 2018 election has begun.  Contact your Town Clerk as soon as possible to request absentee ballots, or stop into the office to pick them up.  Call (802)453-2980 for details.

Submit petitions for Town Meeting now

Town Meeting ballot petitions are due by Jan. 29th (but appreciated sooner!), and require 11 signatures along with a completed consent form.  Ask Town Clerk, Sally Ober, for details:  (802)453-2980.

Bond Vote Results

The Nov. 2, 2017 vote on the proposed renovation of the Mt. Abraham Union High School and Middle School did not pass.  The results were:  NO-1261 and YES-1168.  The ballots from all 5 towns are counted together to produce this result.  There were 387 voters from Lincoln who voted (out of a total of 1,063 voters on our checklist).  Keep alert for the next round of voting on this, which may be coming up very soon.