Making Democracy Work

Local Leagues

Portland League

Portland Area League of Women Voters

PO Box 7904
Portland, ME 04112

LWVPA elected a new board at their annual meeting May 21. Congratulations to all!

On May 7, LWVPA co-sponsored a discussion between Portland's Mayor Brennan and the Citizen's Initiative rep Wells Lyons. It was moderated by League member Anne Schink. It's now on youtube:

League of Women Voters - Downeast

Including communities in Hancock County.


Interested in joining the League of Women Voters - Downeast? Print out a membership enrollment form here.


PO Box 1394
Ellsworth, ME 04605

Brunswick League

League of Women Voters of the Brunswick Area


Go to:


PO Box 863
Augusta, ME 04332
(207) 729-1856

Transportation to the Polls

For people who want to vote at the polls on Primary Day, June 10, but do not have reliable transportation, the Brunswick Explorer will be making a special stop at the Junior High School between the regular Parkview Hospital and Mallard Pond stops. For more information about the Explorer schedule, go to: Registered voters can also request that absentee ballots be mailed to them by calling the Clerk's Office at 725-6658 as soon as possible but no later than Thursday, June 5. Absentee ballots must be returned by mail or in person no later than 8:00 p.m. on Primary Day, Tuesday, June 10.

Help out!

LWVBA is helping to collect petition signatures for the Clean Elections Initiative at the Brunswick polls at Brunswick Junior High School on Tuesday, June 10, and at other large events over the summer and fall. If you would like to help, send an email. Help keep big money out of elections!