2021 Elections

As set by the Select Board at their 6-Apr-2021 meeting:

  • Town Elections is Saturday, May 8, 2021, all voter at Fowler School, 7:00 am – 5:00 pm. 
  • Town Meeting is Saturday, May 15, 2021, at Mill & Main Parking Lot, at 12:00 pm.

Early & Absentee Voting

Early Voting by Mail

Early Voting by mail is available for the May 8, 2021 Annual Town Election.  

Applications may be submitted by mail, by drop box, or by e-mail (clerk@townofmaynard.net); the local election official must be able to view the signature of the person requesting the ballot. If the application is being submitted by e-mail, a scanned copy of the request must be submitted.


Applying for Absentee Ballots (from the State Elections Division)

  • Absentee ballots must be requested in writing by either the voter or the voter’s family member. You may use an absentee ballot application form from the State Elections Division page.
  • If you would like to request an absentee ballot, you may submit an application to the Maynard Town Clerk’s Office. If you are requesting an absentee ballot for a family member, be sure to submit the request to the local election official where the voter is actually registered.
  • When completing the application, you may indicate whether you are requesting a ballot for a specific election, or if you will be needing a ballot for all elections this year.
    • Please note that absentee ballot applications expire at the end of each calendar year.
    • If you are a voter with a permanent physical disability, you may file a note from your doctor to that effect with your local election official. Voters with permanent physical disabilities are sent completed applications at the beginning of each year, to be signed and returned to their local election official.
  • Absentee ballot applications by mail or drop box must be received by your local election office by 5:00 p.m. on the fourth business day before the election.

Notice of Election: Annual Town Election – May 8, 2021

Elective Offices to be filled in 2021:

2 Select Board 3 years Justine St. John
Armand Diarbekirian
1 Town Moderator 3 years Richard Downey
1 Trustees of the Public Library 3 years Sally Bubier
2 School Committee 3 years

Bethlyn Houlihan
Jessica Clark

1 Maynard Housing Authority 5 years Judith Peterson

Candidates Appearing on the Official Ballot *

The table below shows the names of candidates that will be appearing on the May 8, 2021, Annual Town Election Ballot.

Absentee ballots will be available at least 21 days prior to the election. The Voter registration deadline for the Annual Town Election was Wednesday, April 14, 2021.


# of Positions

Length of Term

Names to Appear on Ballot

Candidate for Re-election

Method of Nomination




Richard Downey


Nomination Papers


Select Board



Armand Diarbekirian


Nomination Papers


Justine St. John


Nomination Papers


Library Trustee



Sally Bubier


Nomination Papers


School Committee



Elizabeth Albota


Nomination Papers


Hilary Griffiths


Nomination Papers


Toni Hammond


Nomination Papers


Jessica Noble


Nomination Papers


Housing Authority



Judith Peterson


Nomination Papers

* Deadline to withdraw or object to nominations was Thursday, April 1, 2021.

Eligible Candidates:

Any registered Maynard voter shall be eligible to hold any elective town office.

Nomination Papers:

  • Nomination papers for the following town offices were available beginning Monday, January 11, 2021

  • Last Day to obtain nomination papers was Friday, March 12, 2021.

  • Last Day to file nomination papers at Town Clerk’s Office was Tuesday, March 16, 2021.

Nomination Papers were obtained at:

Maynard Town Hall (By appointment only) Town Clerk Office
195 Main Street
Maynard, MA 01754


Election Results

Town Special Election – December 16, 2020

View the unofficial results from the Town Clerk (16-Dec-2020)

State Election – November 3, 2020

View the official election results from the Town Clerk (18-Nov-2020)

State Primary – September 1, 2020

View the official results from the Town Clerk

Annual Town Election Results – June 23, 2020

View the official results from the Town Clerk

Presidential Primary – March 3, 2020

Click here for the unofficial results for the Town of Maynard as posted by the Town Clerk.

Annual Town Election – May 7, 2019

View the results of the Maynard Town Election held on May 7, 2019.

State Election – Tuesday, Nov 6, 2018

View the Maynard results of the State Election held on November 6, 2018.

State Primary – Sep 4, 2018

View the Maynard results of the State Primary held on September 4, 2018.

Annual Town Election – May 1, 2018

View the results of the 2018 Annual Town Election.

Special Town Election – September 12, 2017

The following offices were open on the election:

  • 1 – Selectman for a term ending June 30, 2018

Annual Town Election – May 2, 2017

View the results of the 2017 Annual Town Election.

Federal/State Election – Nov 8, 2016

View the results of the 2016 State Election  (from Town Report)

State Primary Election – Sep 8, 2016

View the results of the Massachusetts State Primary held on September 8, 2016:

Annual Town Election – May 3, 2016

View the results of the Annual Town Election held May 3, 2016

Presidential Primary Election – March 1, 2016

View the results of the Presidential Primary election held March 1, 2016.

Annual Town Election – May 5, 2015

View the results of the Annual Town Election held on May 5, 2015 as posted by the Town Clerk.

State Election and Special Town Election – Fall 2014

View the results of the Annual Town Election held on Nov 4, 2014 as posted by the Town Clerk.

Annual Town Election – May 6, 2014

Click here for the full Election Results document for the May 6, 2014 election.