VOTING FOR PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY: All 3 Precincts vote at the Hamilton-Wenham Recreation Center/Library at 16 Union Street. Voting Hours: Poll hours are from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. statewide . Burn Permits - Fire Department issued Open Burning Permits are now available online! Open burning will be from January 15, 2020, through May 1, 2020, as in year’s past. Each day during the open burning season, permit holders will need to register online on days they want to burn. You can find directions by going to the Fire Department page in the related link section midway down on the page. For anyone without access to a computer, permits can be processed at the station on a limited basis only.

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Offices to be Elected:

Two Seats Selectman – 3 years
One Seat Assessor – 3 years
Two Seats Planning Board – 3 years
One Seat Town Moderator – 1 year
Two Seats H-W Library Trustee (At Large both towns vote) – 3 years
Two Seats H-W Regional School Committee – 3 years (School Nomination papers are available from Donna Bunk)

Nomination Papers Available Friday January 12, 2018
Last Day to File Papers with Registrars Thursday February 22, 2018 (49 days from election until 5 pm)
School Committee Papers for SC due to District Office Monday February 26, 2018 until 5 pm
Last Day to Object or withdraw Monday March 12, 2018 (33 days from election until 5 pm)
Last Day to Register to Vote for ATM & ATE Friday March 16, 2018 (20 days from town meeting until 8 pm)