Election Events

Vote Saturday June 6th!

Visit the town website for your polling location, arlingtonma.gov/town-governance/elections-voting

Polls are open from 8AM-8PM. 

Meet the Candidates, Virtually

Join us at an upcoming virtual Meet-the-Candidate event – any Thursday at 8PM or Sunday at noon, beginning Thursday, April 16th and running till the election. These events will highlight AFR-endorsed candidates as well as feature candidates that have signed onto our platform. Simple and germ-free!

Its easy: just click https://zoom.us/j/4552565189 to connect on Thursdays at 8PM or Sundays at noon.

Detailed instructions to connect to the Zoom Meeting:
(including phone option for people who don’t have Internet accessibility):

  1. With video: Using a browser visit https://zoom.us/j/4552565189 After a brief wait click “join from your browser”, once it appears* enter your name and click “Join”; then “Join Audio by Computer”.
  2. By phone (sound only, no video): Dial 1-669-900-9128 then dial the meeting id, “455-256-5189” and the “#” key; you do not need a participant id, so when asked, just press “#” again. Please mute your phone, when not commenting or asking a question.

*Note: If the “join” option doesn’t pop, try clicking “download & run Zoom”. If you do not wish to download the Zoom app, click “Cancel” (if a window pops up), then “download here” or “click here”, and “Cancel” again. If you have Zoom installed on your computer the meeting id is, “455-256-5189”


Previous Virtual Meet-the-Candidate experiences:

The following town meeting member (TMM) candidates have been invited to join the events as follows: (TMM participants may shift and dates may be added)

Sat, 3/14 11:00 am – noon
Precincts 10 & 16
TMM Candidates Sanjay Newton (P10) and Chris Dimeo (P16), Brooks Harrelson (P16), Sandra Mostajo(P16) to participate

Sun, 3/15 8:00 – 9:00 pm
Precincts 1 & 3
TMM Candidates Nada Fouad El-Newahy (P1), Paul Jordan (P3), Asia Kepka (P1), Khaled Mhoktar (P1) and Rebecca Persson (P1) to participate

Wed, 3/18 8:00 – 9:00 pm
Precinct 14
TMM Candidates Wynelle Evans, Guillermo Samuel-Hamlin, Shawn Healy, and Mark Rosenthal to participate

Thu, 3/19 8:00 – 9:00 pm
Precinct 12
TMM Candidates Robin Bergman, Lynette Martyn, Caroline Murray, and Sanjay Vakil to participate

Fri, 3/20 8:00 – 9:00 pm
Precinct 14
TMM Candidate Xavid Pretzer to participate

Sat, 3/21 11:00 – noon
Precinct 4
TMM Candidate Silvia Dominguez to participate

Sat, 3/21 8:00 – 9:00 pm
Precinct 19 & 21
TMM Candidates Melanie Brown (P19), Elaine Crowder (19) and Jordan Weinstein (P21) to participate

Sun, 3/22 8:00 – 9:00 pm
Precinct 5 & 7
TMM Candidate Brian McMurray to participate

Thu, 3/26 8:00 – 9:00 pm
Precinct 8
TMM Candidates Heather Barber, Bill Berkowitz, and Elizabeth Dray to participate

THE FOLLOWING EVENTS WERE CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS:

AFR town meeting member (TMM) candidates from their respective precincts will participate in the following “Meet the Candidate” events. While residents from these precincts are strongly encouraged to attend, events are open to all to best accommodate everyone’s busy schedules.

Wed., 3/11 7:30 – 9:00 am* Cancelled due to public health concerns about Corona/COVID-19

Wed., 3/11 7:00 – 9:00 pm Due to public health concerns about Corona/COVID-19, replaced by video conference call: Check Facebook event for upcoming log-in info, or email info@arlingtonfightsracism.com.

Thurs., 3/12 7:00 – 9:00 pm Due to public health concerns about Corona/COVID-19, replaced by video conference call: Check Facebook event for upcoming log-in info, or email info@arlingtonfightsracism.com.

Fri., 3/13  1:00 – 3:00 pm SENIOR-FRIENDLY Sunrise of Arlington, 1395 Mass Ave

Sat., 3/14 10:00 – noon     Precinct 10 Home of Liz & Jeff Pyle, 66 Gloucester St.

Sun., 3/15  7:00 – 9:00 pm Precinct 1 & 3 Fox Library, 175 Mass. Ave.

Wed., 3/18  7:00 – 9:00 pm Precinct 14 Home of Anne Goodwin and David Langford, 67 Menotomy Rd.**

Thurs., 3/19 7:00 – 9:00 pm Precinct 12 Home of Sanjay Vakil & Naoka Carey, 74 Scituate St.

Fri., 3/20  7:30 – 9:00 am* Precinct 14 & 17 Home of Michael J. Brown & Jessica Goldhirsch, 10 Brattle Terrace

Sat., 3/21  10:00 – noon Precinct 2 & 4 Home of Silvia Dominguez, 72 Thorndike St.

Sat., 3/21 7:00 – 9:00 pm Precinct 20 & 21 Home of Gwen Wong & Mark Lawbow, 151 Lowell St.

Sun., 3/22  2:00 – 4:00 pm KID-FRIENDLY. Arlington Park to be confirmed on 3/11

Sun., 3/22  7:00 – 9:00 pm Precinct 5 & 7 Home of Sarah Glover, 139 Franklin St.

Wed., 3/25  7:30 – 9:30 pm All Precincts Women League of Voters Candidates Night, Town Hall 730 Mass. Ave.

Thurs., 3/27 7:00 – 9:00 pm Precinct 6 & 8 Home of Julius and Martha Pereli, 226 Pleasant