All You Need To Know About Bangor In-Person Voting
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All in-person voters will be heading to the Cross Insurance Center. Voting will be split into two sections of the building. Polls will be open from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
The General and Municipal Elections will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020.Voters with last names beginning with the letters A - L will vote in the arena and will enter the building through the Southwest Entrance. Voters with last names beginning with M - Z will vote in the ballroom located in the conference center in the front of the building. These voters will enter the building at the Rotunda entrance located at the corner of Main and Buck Streets.
Due to Covid-19 the City encourages residents to vote absentee for the safety of both the voters and election workers and to avoid standing in long lines on Election Day. Early In-Person Absentee Voting will take place at the Cross Insurance Center, Monday - Friday, beginning October 13, 2020 and ending on October 30, 2020. Voting hours will be 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM October 13th - October 29th. Voting hours for October 30, 2020 will be 8:00 am to 5:00 PM. Masks are encouraged, as is safe social distancing measures.
You can also vote absentee at the City Clerk's office at the Cross Insurance Center between 8:00 am and 5:30 pm or request an absentee ballot be mailed to youm by calling the City Clerk's office at 992-4220, requesting one through the State's on-line service or by submitting a written application. The deadline for requesting an absentee ballot by phone, written request or electronically is Thursday, October 29, 2020. The deadline for in-person absentee voting is Friday, October 30, 2020 at 5:00 PM.
If you need a lift to the polls, you can ride on the Community Connector bus for free to the Cross Insurance Center. The Hampden bus can get you there and back. The Hampden bus departs Pickering Square at :15 past the hour and will arrive at the Cross Insurance Center at :23 past the hour. To return to downtown Bangor, riders can ride the bus from Hollywood Casino. The bus is in the Hollywood Casino vicinity around :55 past the hour heading towards downtown Bangor. Just make sure to inform the bus driver that you will be going to vote and returning from voting and your ride will be free.
For all the info you need, check out bangormaine.gov/bangorvotes