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Franklin (MA) Matters - Steve Sherlock EPISODE 601, 14th September 2021
FM #601 - Acting Town Clerk with things to know about Nov 2, 2021 - 09/10/21
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FM #601 - Acting Town Clerk with things to know about Nov 2, 2021 - 09/10/21

This shares my conversation with acting Town Clerk Nancy Danello. We used a conference bridge to review the timeline and other key matters for the Franklin local election scheduled for Nov 2, 2021.

We cover the following key topics

  • Candidate papers due Sep 14, Last day to withdraw Sep 30
  • Ballots got to print Oct 1, Ballots available (TBD but likely by the end of the week of Oct 4)
  • Early voting - (start TBD - depending upon ballots) 
  • in Town Clerk’s office during normal business hours
  • Sat Oct 23, Sun Oct 24 - time to be confirmed
  • Absentee ballot applications available now
  • Election Day - Nov 2, 2021

The show notes include links to the Town Clerk page and other election information.

Our conversation runs about 19 minutes, so let’s listen in to my conversation with Nancy Danello. 

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Town Clerk’s page ->  https://www.franklinma.gov/town-clerk 

Register to vote ->   https://www.sec.state.ma.us/OVR/ 

Election timeline  ->   https://www.franklinma.gov/sites/g/files/vyhlif6896/f/uploads/2021_biennial_town_election_-_important_dates.docx.pdf 

Franklin Matter’s election collection for 2021 ->  https://www.franklinmatters.org/2021/07/franklin-election-collection-2021.html   

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The music for the intro and exit was provided by Michael Clark and the group "East of Shirley". The piece is titled "Ernesto, manana"  c. Michael Clark & Tintype Tunes, 2008 and used with their permission.

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