Local Elections

The Board of Canvassers is a citizen-run group charged with the running of the local election(s). The Town Clerk’s office is responsible for maintaining the records, such as ballots and voter information.

Bristol Primary Elections occurs every two years on the second Tuesday of September*.

Bristol General Elections occur every two years on the first Tuesday of November*.


Local Polling Places

Precinct Poll Location Senate Rep.
201 Rockwell School 1225 Hope Street 10 68
202 St. Michael’s Parish Hall 378 Hope Street 11 68
203 Quinta-Gamelin Community Center 101 Asylum Road 32 68
204 Mt. Hope High School 199 Chestnut Street 32 68
205 Fire Department Headquarters 4 Annawamscutt Drive 10 69
206 Guiteras School 35 Washington Street 10 69
207 Bristol Maritime Center 127 Thames Street 11 69
208 Franklin Court 150 Franklin Street 11 69
209 St. Elizabeth Auditorium 577 Wood Street 32 69

Election Resources & FAQs


Contact Us

Address: 10 Court Street, Bristol, RI 02809
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday | 8:00AM – 4:00PM

Louis P. Cirillo

Town Clerk

Phone: 401-253-7000 ext.130

Melanie Wolfe

Deputy Town Clerk

Phone: 401-253-7000 ext.131