Upcoming Election Information

Next Election

The next election will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2021. Voters will receive a Municipal Ballot and a State Ballot. 

Municipal General & Referendum Election

Sample ballots will be posted as soon as they are available. A summary of candidates and ballot questions is included below. 

  • Municipal Referendum, Question 1 -  Adopting Ranked Choice Voting for Municipal Elections.
    "Shall the City of Westbrook approve the charter amendment reprinted below?"

    City Council approved sending this item to the November 2, 2021 ballot on August 2, 2021. Click here to view the ballot question and proposed language (starts on page 8).

  • Councilor, At-Large
    • Shaughnessy, Michael
  • Councilor, Ward 3
    • Turcotte, Anna A. 
  • Councilor, Ward 4
    • Rairdon, Gary
    • Yurko, Kristina
  • School Committee Member, At-Large
    • Salisbury, Suzanne
    • Sardella, Tracey L. 
  • School Committee Member, Ward 1
    • Rice, Katy
  • School Committee Member, Ward 2
    • Foley, Jessica L. 
    • Moninski, Jessica
  • School Committee Member, Ward 5
    • Reed, Brooke
    • Schultz, Elizabeth A.

State Referendum Election 

Sample ballots will be posted as soon as they are available. A summary of ballot questions is included below. 

  • State Referendum, Question 1 - Citizen Initiative
    Do you want to ban the construction of high-impact electric transmission lines in the Upper Kennebec Region and to require the Legislature to approve all other such projects anywhere in Maine, both retroactively to 2020, and to require the Legislature, retroactively to 2014, to approve by a two-thirds vote such projects using public land?
  • State Referendum, Question 2 - Bond Issue
    Do you favor a $100,000,000 bond issue to build or improve roads, bridges, railroads, airports, transit facilities and ports and make other transportation investments, to be used to leverage an estimated $253,000,000 in federal and other funds?
  • State Referendum, Question 3 - Constitutional Amendment
    Do you favor amending the Constitution of Maine to declare that all individuals have a natural, inherent and unalienable right to grow, raise, harvest, produce and consume the food of their own choosing for their own nourishment, sustenance, bodily health and well-being?

Visit the Maine Secretary of State's website for more information on the State Referendum Election questions.