Town of Alton

Official Website of Alton, New Hampshire

Voting and Election Info

Voter Registration

To register to vote you will need a photo ID and two pieces of mail with an Alton physical address (not a PO Box). If naturalized citizen, please bring in your naturalization papers with the name of court and date naturalized or a US Passport. The registration form must be completed at the Town Clerk’s office or at a Supervisors of the Checklist session (see Important Election Dates) or on the day of an election at the polls.

Voter ID Law

A photo ID is required at voting. For further information please visit the Secretary of States website at http://sos.nh.gov/

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IMPORTANT 2018-2019 ELECTION DATES

Nov 12, 2018 | First day to accept petitions to amend zoning ordinance, historic district ordinance or building code for consideration at March 2019 town meeting

Dec 12, 2018 | Last day to accept petitions to amend zoning ordinance, historic district ordinance or building code for consideration at March 2019 town meeting

Jan 8, 2019 | Last day for voters to petition selectmen to include an article in the town meeting warrant, provided that if a petitioned article proposes a bond governed by RSA 33:8-a, the deadline is the preceding Friday, January 4

Jan 22 | Supervisors of the Checklist will be in session from 7 to 7:30 p.m. to accept voter registrations – first floor of town hall – Willam Heidke Room

January 23-February 1 | Filing period for town and school offices (Feb. 1 open until 5:00)

Jan 26 | Supervisors of the Checklist will be in session from 11 to 11:30 a.m. to accept voter registrations – first floor of town hall – Willam Heidke Room

Feb 2 | School Deliberative Session @ 1:00 p.m. in the auditorium at the Prospect Mountain High School (snow date Feb. 4 @ 7:00 p.m.)

Feb 5 | Town Deliberative Session @ 6:00 p.m. in the auditorium at the Prospect Mountain High School (snow date Feb. 6 @ 6:00 p.m.)

Mar 1 | Last day for Town Clerk to accept voter registrations for Town Election

Mar 2 | Supervisors of the Checklist will be in session from 11 to 11:30 a.m. to accept voter registrations – first floor of town hall – Willam Heidke Room. No additions or corrections shall be made to the checklist after this session until election day.

March 11 | Last day for Town Clerk to accept absentee ballots filed in person-open until 5:00 p.m.

March 12 | Town Election Day at St. Katharine Drexel Church – voters may register at the polls (7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.)

March 15 | Last day for any person for whom a vote was cast to apply to Town Clerk for a recount-open until 5:00 p.m.

March 19 | Last day for 10 voters of a town to petition clerk to recount ballots on any question printed on the official ballot-open until 5:00 p.m.

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