In accordance with the provisions of MGL Chap. 54, Section 52 are the 2022 polling locations and sample ballots relative to the State Primary on Tuesday, September 6, 2022. The election will be held citywide, and polls will be opened from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Those who wish to early vote may do so from Saturday, August 27 through Thursday, September 1 in Room 105 at Malden City Hall located at 215 Pleasant St. Hours for in-person early voting are as follows:
Saturday, August 27 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Monday, August 29 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, August 30 from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, August 31 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 1 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Anyone who misses this voting window will have to vote at their regular polling location on Primary Day. The City of Malden would like to remind voters that some ward/precinct lines and polling locations have changed since the federal redistricting and they may confirm their voting location by using the Secretary of State’s Where Do I Vote feature at https://www.sec.state.ma.us/WhereDoIVoteMA/WhereDoIVote
Those wishing to vote by mail must have their application submitted to the City Clerk’s Office by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 29. This deadline will assure a proper amount of mailing time to get the ballot to the voter. Applications for Vote by Mail or Absentee Ballots may be downloaded at https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ele/eleabsentee/absidx.htm. All Vote by Mail / Absentee Ballots must be returned to City Hall by 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 6. Vote by Mail / Absentee Ballots are not to be dropped off at polling places on Election Day. Twenty-four-hour-a-day ballot drop-off is available by using the official City of Malden drop boxes located outside at City Hall (215 Pleasant St.) and the Malden Police Station (800 Eastern Ave.). Voters may follow the status of their Vote by Mail ballots by using the Secretary of State’s Track My Ballot feature at https://www.sec.state.ma.us/WhereDoIVoteMA/TrackMyBallot
The last day to register to vote for the State Primary is August 27 at 5:00 p.m. People may register in person at City Hall or online at https://www.sec.state.ma.us/ovr/