"Faith without works is dead" (James 2:26). It's so important to raise our voices, exercise our civil rights, and claim our power at the polls. FaithActs is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that does not endorse any candidate. If you have any questions, please contact vote@faithactsedu.org.

 
 
 

Key Dates

 
 

september 12, 2017 @ 8pm

Vote in the Bridgeport Municipal Primary for Board of Education and City Council. Polls open at 6am.

 
 

november 7, 2017 @ 8pm

Vote in the Bridgeport Municipal Election for Board of Education and City Council. Polls open at 6am.

 
 

Key Contacts

 
 

Registrar of Voters

Contact for voter registration and polling places
For towns outside of Bridgeport, use this list.
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Margaret E. Morton Government Center
999 Broad St, Bridgeport
203-576-7281

 
 

Town Clerk

Contact for absentee ballots
For towns outside of Bridgeport, use this list.
Monday - Thursday, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Friday, 9:00am - 12:00pm
City Hall Room 122
45 Lyon Terrace, Bridgeport
203-576-7208

 
 

Voter's Rights

 

Connecticut has a Voter's Bill of Rights, which guarantees the right to:

  • Inspect a sample ballot before voting
  • Receive instructions on operating voting equipment
  • Cast a ballot if you're in line when the polls are closing
  • Receive assistance, including assistance in languages other than English
  • Vote free from coercion or intimidation by election officials or any other person
  • Cast a ballot using voting equipment that accurately counts all votes
  • Vote by provisional ballot if you have not registered to vote and your name is not on the voter list
  • Be informed of how to restore your right to vote if you were incarcerated for a felony conviction
  • Vote independently and privately at a polling place, regardless of physical disability

If any of your rights are violated, you have the right to file an official complaint with the State Elections Enforcement Commission at 866-733-2463 or the United States Department of Justice at 800-253-3931.