It’s finally official, the 2018 Vote Early Boston schedule is in place at several locations throughout the City of Boston for a two-week period, Monday, October 22 through Friday, November 2.
The schedule features City Hall as the main location. The Hall will be open for voting Monday through Friday during normal business hours 9 AM to 5 PM during the two-week period.
On Tuesdays and Thursdays, the Hall will be open until 8 PM for early voting for registered Boston voters, in person prior to the November 6 State Election.
Mayor Martin Walsh said, “Ensuring all Boston voters are able to vote conveniently and on their own schedule, is paramount to ensuring voter turnout.”
The City of Boston Commission announced the 2018 Vote Early schedule, which was unanimously approved by the Boston Commission Board.This year’s schedule also includes a full weekend of early voting on Saturday, October 27 and Sunday, October 28 with nine voting locations open on both days in each City Council District from 10 AM until 6 PM.
Any voter registered in Boston may vote at any early voting location, according to the Commission. Unlike Absentee Voting, an explanation is no longer needed to vote early.