November Municipal Election

City of Portland
Press Kit
November 7th, 2017 Election

Municipal Seats Open
3 yr term unless stated otherwise 
 
City Council District Four                   1 seat               
City Council District Five                    1 seat
City Council At-Large                         1 seat   
School Board District  Four                1 seat
School Board District Five                  1 seat
School Board At-Large                       1 seat
Peaks Island                                       2 seats
Portland Water District (5 yr. Term)      1 seat 

 

Write in Candidates must declare themselves 60 days before the Election. September 8th, 2017
    
Nomination papers
 
Available: 07/03/2017
 Deadline to return:
 No sooner than 8/14/2017 at 9:00 A.M.   
 No later than 8/28/2017 at 4:30 P.M.
 
 Signatures required:  
Council/School Districts 75 min 150 max
At Large for Council/School 300 min. 500 max
Peaks Island 50 min 100 max
Portland Water Dist. 100 min 150 max

Polling Times 
Polls open at 7:00 A.M. and close at 8:00 P.M.
 
Polling Places
      
Current Voter Registration
 
As of March 2017- 57,638
  
Historical Voter Turnout

November 2016 (Presidential) 38,574 
June 2016 (Primary Election) 5,263
May 2016 (School Budget Validation) 1,482
April 2016 (Special Referendum) 2,205
November 2015 (General Election) 19,155
May 2015 (School Budget Validation) 970
November 2014 (General Election) 30,162
June 2014 (Primary Election) 9,567
May 2014 (School Budget Validation) 1,492
November 2013 (Referendum Election) 15,107
September 2013 (School Budget Validation) 1,577
May 2013 (School Budget Validation) 2,360
November 2012 (Presidential) 36,690