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Town Clerk

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The town clerk has many roles and functions some of which include:

  • Chief Election Official: Voter registration, absentee ballots, oversight of polling place and conduct of elections, and records of all actions of Town Meetings.
  • Compilation of Annual Census and Street/Voting List.
  • Registrar of Vital Statistics: Keeps all official records of births, deaths, and marriages.
  • Maintains the municipal code, oaths of office, appointments and resignations of all Town Officials.
  • Licensing Officer: Issues Dog Licenses, Marriage Certificates, Burial Permits, Raffle Permits, Business Certificates.

Town Clerk: Mary Sumner

Please note that the Town Clerk's office is located at 18 Jacobs Road.

Generally, the clerk can be reached during office hours on Tuesday and Thursday mornings 9:00am - 12:00pm. Please email or call to schedule an appointment if those hours are not convenient for you.

In order to accommodate In Person EARLY Voting for the upcoming Presidential Primary please note this change to the days and times the Town Clerk’s office will be open.

February 19 (Monday) HOLIDAY Office Closed

February 20 (Tuesday) OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED

February 22 (Thursday) Normal office hours 9:00am to Noon

In Person Early Voting times for the MARCH 5, 2024 Presidential Primary:

Saturday February 24, 2024 9am to noon & 3pm - 5pm in Town Clerk's office. Also the last day to register to vote or change political party for Presidential Primary.

Tuesday February 27, 2024 9 am to noon in the Town Clerk's Office

Thursday February 29, 2024 9 am to noon in the Town Clerk's Office

March 4 (Monday) 9:00 am – Noon - Last day for in-person absentee ballot for Presidential Primary.

Phone: (413) 337-4934 Ext. 006
Fax: (413) 337-8542
Address: 18 Jacobs Rd. Heath, MA 01346
Mailing Address: PO Box 35, Heath, MA 01346

Calendar of Events
Tue, Mar 5, 2024, 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
18 Jacobs Road
Posted to: Town Clerk
Fri, May 10, 2024, 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
18 Jacobs Road
Posted to: Town Clerk
Sat, May 11, 2024, 9:00 am
18 Jacobs Road
Posted to: Town Clerk
Latest News
The Heath Cultural Council recently announced funding recipients for the 2024 grant cycle.
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See attached document for the complete list