April 20, 2021

May Elections Heat Up!

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Voting will take place at the Community Center on Tuesday, May 11, 2021. The polls will be open at 7:00am and close at 7:00pm.

You may vote absentee by filling out this form ASAP and returning it to the Town Clerk. Full details on absentee process here.

You can still register to vote! In NH you can register to vote on election day at the polls. Please bring photo ID, proof of residency and citizenship paperwork.


There are multiple candidates running for several positions in Peterborough including select board, planning board, zoning board, and town clerk!

The Peterborough Plus unit of the League of Women Voters and The Monadnock Transcript will host Candidate Forums for Peterborough town elections. These forums will be held by Zoom but will follow the same forum as in-person events, with participants submitting questions to candidates and monitored timed responses. Email questions to LWVpboroplus@gmail with subject CANDIDATE FORUM.


Wednesday April 28, 6:30-8:00 pmWATCH RECORDING HERE

Candidates for Select Board (2) and Town Clerk (3)

Select Board: William Kennedy, Richard Clark III

(Please note Judy Wilson Ferstenberg and Karen Hatcher are on the ballot but have dropped out of the race.)

Town Clerk: Eddie Gomez II, Linda M. Guyette, Brendan Bohl

Tuesday May 4, 6:30-8:00 pmWATCH RECORDING HERE
Unfortunately this recording is missing the Recreation Comm. candidates.

Candidates for Planning Board (8), Zoning Board (3), Recreation Comm. (3)

Planning Board: Sarah Steinberg Heller, Lisa Stone, Blair Weiss, Chris J. DiLoreto, Lindsay Dreyer, Stephanie Hurley

Planning Board (1 year): Joshua Blair, Carl Staley

Zoning Board: Loretta Laurenitis, Donald Selby, Christopher J. DiLoreto

Recreation Comm: Michelle Rourke, Zoe Wroten-Heinzmann, Andrew Osterman

Please note if you have an official candidates page, please email Library@PeterboroughNH.gov and we will add it.

What are we voting on?

Other than candidates, Peterborough residents vote on the budget, zoning amendments, and other important articles at May Town meeting.

Here is the full sample ballot.

The Town of Peterborough created a Q and A page for any questions about the ballot. Find it here.

Last updated 5/10/2021

Author: Corinne Chronopoulos
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