MAPLEWOOD/SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Since the 2020 election is being conducted primarily through vote-by-mail ballots, there will be limited polling locations. The locations by district are listed below. To find your polling district, click here. Polling locations will open at 6 a.m. on Election Day on November 3. Polling locations will close at 8 p.m. Anyone in line when polls close will be allowed to cast their ballot. 

During the week of November 2nd, Maplewood Municipal Building and all polling locations will be closed to the public in Maplewood, due to election day preparation and required deep cleanings for the health and safety of the community.

Maplewood Township will be open for business remotely and virtually. Please use the resource form attached to continue using drop boxes located throughout the Township. The Township will also be attending to phone calls regularly.  

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Haven’t voted yet? Please mail or drop your ballot in a secure ballot box: in Maplewood located at 1618 Springfield Ave, and in South Orange, under the gazebo on Sloan Street next to the train station. 

  • Ballots must be returned by Nov. 3rd, either by mail (postmarked by 11/03), by depositing it in a local secure ballot drop box (by 8 p.m. on 11/03), or by handing it directly to a poll worker at a polling place on Nov. 3rd (signature required).
  • All ballots sent are real ballots. Sample ballots can be viewed at www.essexclerk.com
  • If the County rejects a ballot, a letter will be sent to the voter stating the reason and the voter will be given an opportunity to fix the defect.
  • Ballots will be able to be tracked at essexclerk.com (name required) and elections.nj.gov (voter ID required).

Voting at a polling location will be by a paper provisional ballot. 

Only individuals with disabilities will have access to an ADA-conforming voting machine.

Polling locations in Maplewood:

Ward 0 , District 1 , MAPLEWOOD MUNICIPAL BUILDING (H) , 574 Valley St Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 2 , THE WOODLAND , 60 Woodland Rd Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 3 , MAPLEWOOD MUNICIPAL BUILDING (H) , 574 Valley St Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 4 , CLINTON SCHOOL (H - DOOR #11) , 27 Berkshire Rd Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 5 , MAPLEWOOD MUNICIPAL BUILDING (H) , 574 Valley St Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 6 , MAPLEWOOD MUNICIPAL BUILDING (H) , 574 Valley St Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 7 , THE WOODLAND , 60 Woodland Rd Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 8 , THE WOODLAND , 60 Woodland Rd Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 9 , MAPLEWOOD COMMUNITY CENTER (H) , 120 Burnett Ave Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 10 , CLINTON SCHOOL (H - DOOR #11) , 27 Berkshire Rd Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 11 , MAPLEWOOD COMMUNITY CENTER (H) , 120 Burnett Ave Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 12 , MAPLEWOOD COMMUNITY CENTER (H) , 120 Burnett Ave Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 13 , MAPLEWOOD COMMUNITY CENTER (H) , 120 Burnett Ave Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 14 , CLINTON SCHOOL (H - DOOR #11) , 27 Berkshire Rd Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 15 , MAPLEWOOD COMMUNITY CENTER (H) , 120 Burnett Ave Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 16 , CLINTON SCHOOL (H - DOOR #11) , 27 Berkshire Rd Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 17 , THE WOODLAND , 60 Woodland Rd Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 19 , MAPLEWOOD MUNICIPAL BUILDING (H) , 574 Valley St Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 20 , MAPLEWOOD COMMUNITY CENTER (H) , 120 Burnett Ave Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 21 , MAPLEWOOD COMMUNITY CENTER (H) , 120 Burnett Ave Maplewood, NJ 07040
Ward 0 , District 22 , CLINTON SCHOOL (H - DOOR #11) , 27 Berkshire Rd Maplewood, NJ 07040

 

South Orange Polling Locations:
Ward 0 , District 1 , SETON HALL UNIVERSITY (WALSH LIBRARY) (H) , 400 S Orange Ave South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 2 , MARSHALL SCHOOL (GYM) (H) , 262 Grove Rd South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 3 , SOUTH ORANGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (H) (GYM) , 70 N Ridgewood Rd South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 4 , FIRST PRESBYTERIAN & TRINITY CHURCH (H) , 111 Irvington Ave South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 6 , SOUTH ORANGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (H) (GYM) , 70 N Ridgewood Rd South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 7 , SOUTH ORANGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (H) (GYM) , 70 N Ridgewood Rd South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 8 , SOUTH ORANGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (H) (GYM) , 70 N Ridgewood Rd South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 9 , FIRST PRESBYTERIAN & TRINITY CHURCH (H) , 111 Irvington Ave South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 10 , MARSHALL SCHOOL (GYM) (H) , 262 Grove Rd South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 11 , FIRST PRESBYTERIAN & TRINITY CHURCH (H) , 111 Irvington Ave South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 12 , SETON HALL UNIVERSITY (WALSH LIBRARY) (H) , 400 S Orange Ave South Orange, NJ 07079
Ward 0 , District 13 , SOUTH ORANGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (H) (GYM) , 70 N Ridgewood Rd South Orange, NJ 07079 

 

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