Big Turnout for Early Voting in Melrose

This year, for the first time, Massachusetts allowed early voting, and I’m happy to say that we had a great turnout. According to Eric Wildman, a member of the Board of Registrars of Voters, a total of 5,116 votes were cast. In addition, our Elections Office has received 811 absentee ballots, which gives us a turnout of almost 29%—before Election Day!

I want to congratulate our Clerk of Elections, Lindalee Angiolillo, the Board of Registrars of Voters, and the City Clerk’s office for their work on implementing early voting. This was a big organizational challenge, but it went very smoothly and overall the feedback was positive.

And if you didn’t vote early, don’t forget to vote tomorrow!


One response

  1. Early voting in Melrose was a dream! Well handled by friendly helpful officials. Congrats, and Thanks to all involved with making this possible.
    (Thankful to be living in Melrose)

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