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Board of Canvassers

City Registrar            Kenneth R. McGill, Extension: 283  


Location                    Phone Numbers

Pawtucket City Hall                              City Hall Main Number: (401) 728-0500
137 Roosevelt Avenue                         Office Extensions: 207, 237, 258, 278
3rd Floor                                              Board of Canvassers Main Number: (401) 722-1637
Pawtucket, RI 02860                            Board of Canvassers Fax: (401) 729-9499



The RI Secretary of State’s Election Division has sent a mail ballot application to all voters who have not requested one for the November 3, 2020 Presidential Election. If you do not receive one by October 1, 2020 and would like to vote by mail please call the Board of Canvassers at 722-1637. Remember – In person early voting begins here at City Hall on October 14, 2020. Hours are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm no appointment necessary. 

Mail Ballot drop box located in front of City Hall.

The Board of Canvassers is looking for poll workers for the fall election. 

Pawtucket needs to hire an average of 250 poll workers for its 31 polling places.
Anyone who would like to be a poll worker for the upcoming Nov. 3 general election should contact Lynn Fernandes at


Be Prepared for Election Day!

Watch our video with answers to most frequently asked questions on Election Day.

Click HERE to Register to vote/change voter information on-line!

Where do I vote?

Information on requesting a Mail Ballot

Press Release: Secretary Gorbea: All Active RI Voters to Receive Mail Ballot Applications for November Election

Find my Polling Location/View a Sample Ballot

Early voting starts at City Hall on October 14, 2020.


Click HERE to see election results


Progress Continues on Tidewater Landing

  • September 25, 2020
  • Press Release

Tidewater Landing will transform Pawtucket for decades to come! We are truly grateful of the members of the City Council, Fortuitous, and Commerce RI for demonstrating leadership and focus on...  Read More >

City Speak
"The birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution, Pawtucket is poised to undergo a 21st century evolution into Rhode Island's premier arts and cultural destination, an ideal community to live, work, play, start a business and raise a family."

- Mayor Donald R. Grebien

New Event

Voter-Approved Citywide Paving Continues

  • May 29, 2020
  • Event

PAWTUCKET – Mayor Donald R. Grebien, the Pawtucket City Council, and the Department of Public works have announced the citywide repaving of streets and roads.“Quality of life for our residents is of...  Read More >