Lottery Ballot Results
In accordance with Section 3-5 of the Newport City Charter, On 9/16/2022 at 9:30 AM, at a legally advertised public meeting held in the 2nd floor conference room, the Canvassing Authority conducted the lottery for placement of candidates for City Council and School Committee on the November 8, 2022 General Election ballot. The results are as follows:
City Council At Large:
There is only one candidate per Council Ward; therefore, a lottery was not needed.
Please Note: The Secretary of State's Office will begin sending mail ballots 10/15/2022. Sample ballots should be available online prior to that date. Applications must be received no later than 4 p.m. on 10/18/2022 by the City's Canvassing Office. The drop box on Broadway will not be opened until 10/19/2022 pursuant to the BOE’s Rules and Regulations relative to Drop Boxes. They can be put in the Bull Street box in the meantime.
Rhode Island now accepts online voter registrations. You may register to vote or update your voter registration online by using the Secretary of State's website: https://vote.sos.ri.gov.
If you move or change your name you are required to update your voter registration.
If you have moved out of state or otherwise wish to cancel your voter registration, please submit an Affidavit for Cancellation and Removal to our office.
Every election, millions of voters around the country, including our military and overseas voters, cast their ballots by mail. This year, due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, Rhode Island voters are being encouraged to vote by mail. The Secretary of State's Office has compiled a helpful guide for mail voting, which can be downloaded here.
>> Click here for Election Results from the 2022 Primary
Whether you're looking to register to vote, need to change your registration or request an emergency ballot, our office is here to help. Click below for some of our more commonly used forms and feel free to reach out with any other questions to (401) 845-5386 or (401) 845-5384.
Absent service members, and their eligible family members, as well as citizens residing overseas may be eligible to vote using the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA).
To determine your eligibility or obtain additional information please visit the Federal Voting Assistance Program's Voter Assistance Guide at: https://www.fvap.gov/guide
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