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
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. New printed maps following the 2022 redistricting process are now available in the Canvassing Authority office. Digital maps for viewing online or download may be found here.
View City Maps with 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
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.
2022 Election Calendar
2022 How to Run for Office Guide