The League of Women Voters of Wellesley is offering a virtual event called “How to Run for Local Public Office” on Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 pm. Register for the program to learn how Wellesley’s town government works, what offices will be on the ballot in March, and how to run a campaign.
The 2021 Candidate Handbook will be posted to the League’s website on Nov. 17.
The nomination period for Town elected officials begins on Dec. 2 at noon. The last day to obtain nomination papers for Town-wide office is Jan. 8, 2021. The last day to obtain nomination papers for Town Meeting member is Jan. 22, 2021. The Annual Town Election is scheduled for Tuesday, March 2, 2021.
Due to COVID-19, nomination papers will be available by appointment only at Wellesley Town Hall. Residents interested in running for a Town-wide office or for Town Meeting must contact the Town Clerk’s Office by email at Elections@Wellesleyma.govor by telephone at (781)431-1019, extension 2252.