We will be hosting an Andover Democratic Town Committee meeting this coming Wednesday, June 27th at 7pm at the Andover Baptist Church (7 Central Street, Andover, MA). The full agenda is still in the process of being developed and we will provide you with an update on the meeting early next week.
During this meeting, we will also be taking a vote to re-elect positions for chair, treasurer, and secretary of the ADTC.
This is the final push - Election Day in Andover is this coming Tuesday, March 27th. Over the past few months, we have heard from some great candidates at our ADTC meetings. Now its time to get out the vote!
Please see below information on a phone bank TOMORROW night for our
upcoming local elections. There may be some additional opportunities this
weekend/next week. Stay tuned!
This is a great opportunity to get involved at the local level. Over the
past few months, we have heard from each of these candidates at our monthly
meetings and events. Hope to see you tomorrow night supporting these great
Local Election Phone Bank
(Annie Gilbert, Chris Huntress, Susan
McCready, Tracey Spruce)
March 15th, 5:30-8:00pm
& Finegold LLP, 34 Essex St, Andover, MA 01810
Andover's local elections are on 3/2 and over the past months, we have had an
opportunity to hear from Board of Selectmen candidates Annie Gilbert and Chris
Huntress and School Committee candidates Susan McCready and Tracey Spruce. Given that election day is less than a month away, we will be holding a special
Andover Dems meeting at 7pm on Monday 3/5 at the Andover Baptist Church (7
Central Street) to discuss the campaigns and get involved.
As a reminder we will be holding our Andover Democratic Town Committee caucus tomorrow night (2/26) at 7pm at Memorial Hall Library, top floor. Registration begins at 6:30pm and closes promptly at 7:15pm so please arrive early!
Thank you to everyone who has volunteered to help with the caucus. If volunteers could arrive around 6:20 pm that would be tremendously helpful.
In addition to our caucus, we also need to discuss putting forward candidates for the Town's Board of Registrars of Voters. The Board is comprised of one Democrat, one Republican, a person of any party affiliation (could be a Democrat), and the Town Clerk. More information can be found via the town website: https://andoverma.gov/324/Board-of-Registrars.
If anyone is interested in a position on this Board, please email the Andover DTC by clicking here.
Thank you all for your patience as we rescheduled
our caucus due to last week's snowstorm. The new date of our caucus
is MONDAY 2/26 at 7PM at Memorial Hall Library (2
North Main Street, Andover).The
meeting will be held in Memorial Hall on the top floor of the library.
Registration for the caucus will begin at 6:30pm and remain open
until 7:15pm sharp.If
you are not in line by 7:15pm, you will not be permitted to vote in
the caucus or run to be a
delegate. Please be on time!
During the caucus, we will be electing 8 male delegates, 8 female
delegates, 1 delegate of any gender, and 4 alternates.The
duty of a delegate is to represent Andover Democrats at the 2018 Massachusetts
Democratic Party Convention, which will be held on June 1st and June 2nd at the
DCU Center in Worcester.
You must be a registered Democrat in
Andover to vote in the caucus or run to be a delegate.If
you have recently changed your party registration and believe it will not be
accurately reflected in the voter roll, you can obtain a receipt from the Town
Clerk and bring it to the caucus.You
can also register to vote/fill out paperwork to become a Democrat at
the caucus (forms will be
available at registration).
*Special note: Seventeen-year-old
pre-registered Democrats who reside in Andover and will be 18 on or before
September 18, 2018 can take part in the caucus, run for delegate or alternate and vote for
delegate or alternate.
To ensure that the caucus runs smoothly and efficiently, please
arrive on time.We
are required to finish before 9pm when the library closes.If
we have contested races for delegate and alternate positions, candidates will be
allowed to speak for a very brief amount of time.
information, feel free to consult the Mass Dems Convention
It’s my intention to run an
inclusive caucus and I
will thoroughly explain the rules and procedures that night so that everyone is
able to participate.In the meantime, if you have any individual questions, feel free
to reach out to me (contact information listed below).
Memorial Hall Library, 2 N Main Street, Andover, MA
The Andover Democratic Town Committee will be
holding its annual caucus to elect Delegates
and Alternates to the 2018 Massachusetts State Party Convention (held in
Worcester on June 1st & 2nd). This is a nominating convention, so delegates
will have the opportunity to cast votes for Governor, Lieutenant Governor,
Attorney General, Treasurer, Auditor, Secretary of State, and US Senator. I will
be sending out a future email with more information on the caucus and
convention, but wanted to send out the date so you can mark it on your