Informational Links for Candidates and Local Parties:

Candidate Declaration Forms

Political Party Endorsement Forms

Secretary of State - Candidate Information Page

Board of Elections Campaign Finance Information

View status of candidates who have filed for office

Candidate Maps
Maps of various sizes for wards, districts, and city wide are available for purchase in the Canvassing Authority at Cranston City Hall. Please stop by the Canvassing Authority or call 401-780-3126 for more information.

View City Maps with City Districts and Precincts

Check Your Voter Registration Status

Update Your Voter Registration


Placement of Candidate Signs
Cranston zoning restrictions on candidate signs require that "... All political signs shall be removed no later than ten (10) days after an election." (City Code, Section 17.72.010 - Signs (H))
For further zoning restrictions on signage, please see the City Code, Section 17.72.010 - Signs

Please note:
The purpose of this website is to provide useful, up-to-date canvassing information, and is intended only as an informational resource. It should not be used as a substitute for professional legal advice on any of the matters it covers. For a formal opinion from the Cranston Board of Canvassers, on a specific canvassing matter, questions must be submitted in writing to the Board.

Candidate Files:

The 2022 Election Calendar, Candidate Declaration Forms, and Political Party Endorsement Forms will be published here when they are released by the Secretary of State, ahead of candidate declaration for the 2022 election cycle in June 2022.