Election Commissioner Gladys Oyola has announced that the nomination papers for the 2013 Municipal Election will be available in the Board of Elections Office beginning Tuesday, March 26, 2013. Springfield’s Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 5th, 2013 with a Preliminary Election slated for September 17, 2013.
Those seeking office for City Council and School Committee must obtain the signatures of at least one hundred registered voters in the City of Springfield.
The Board of Elections Office is located in City Hall, 36 Court Street, Room 8, Springfield, MA 01103; office hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00AM to 4:00PM. The last day to obtain nomination papers is July 19th, 2013 at 5pm. A full calendar of candidate deadlines is available on the website at http://www.springfield-ma.gov/elections. Please call 413-787-6187 if you have any questions.