Town Clerk

For the Parking Clerk:
 (781) 784-1500 x1200

Please Contact the Health Dept. Re. COVID-19:
 (781) 784-1514

Annual Census

Please fill out, sign, date and return your census as soon as possible.

If you have questions please check out the Census FAQ.

If you have additional questions do not hesitate to ask.  You can either call the office or send an email to

Annual Town Election

May 17, 2022

Important Election Dates:
Nomination Papers Available01/19/22
Last Day to Obtain Nomination Papers03/25/22 (by 12:30pm)
Last Day to Submit Signed Nomination Papers

03/29/22 (by 5:00pm)

Last Day to Register to Vote04/12/22 (by 8:00pm)
Last Day to Object to or Withdraw a Nomination04/14/22 (by 5:00pm)
Election Day05/17/22
Offices on the Ballot:
Board of Assessors1 Seat3 Year Term
Board of Library Trustees2 Seats3 Year Terms
Planning Board1 Seat5 Year Term
School Committee2 Seats3 Year Terms
Select Board1 Seat3 Year Term
Candidate Nomination Status:
(The following public information is being provide in an effort to increase transparency and the ease of access to election information)


for Re-Election?









Wendy Anne MacArthurBoard of Library TrusteesYes01/19/22   
Robert B. MaidmanPlanning BoardYes01/20/22   
Avi ShemtovSchool CommitteeYes01/20/22   
Dan LewenbergSelect BoardYes01/20/22   
Information for Candidates:
  • A Candidate's Guide to Running for Town Office in Sharon
  • The Massachusetts Office of Campaign and Political Finance (OCPF) is hosting several training classes (on Zoom) for town candidates, to review the fundraising, spending and filing rules. Attending a class is recommended for all town candidates with campaign finance activity. For more information on how to register for a class, reach out to the Town Clerk.  The following classes are available:
    • Tuesday, January 25, noon
    • Monday, February 7, 6:00pm
    • Friday, February 25, 9:00am
    • Thursday, March 10, 6:00pm
    • Friday, March 18, noon
    • Tuesday, April 5, noon

If you have additional questions do not hesitate to ask.  You can either call the office or send an email to

Dog Registration

Is OPEN for 2022


Ozzy, is excited about being registered for 2022, and wants to let you know that the 2022 dog tags have arrived and registration is open for 2022.  
  • Intact dogs are $20.00
  • Neutered/Spayed dogs are $15.00.  
    • If you have a new dog or if the rabies certificate you previously provided has expired, please provide the current certificate when registering.
    • If this is your first time registering your dog after spaying or neutering, please provided the pertinent paperwork.
  • Dogs licensed after May 31, 2022 will be subject to a $50.00 late fee, per dog (in addition to the regular registration fee). 
  • Dogs licensed after June 30, 2022 will be subject to a $25.00 Noncriminal Disposition Fee, per dig (in addition to the $50.00 late fee, and the regular registration fee).  
  • So, please take advantage of one of the three ways you can license your dog(s).
    • In Person:
      • Cash or Check made out to the TOWN OF SHARON
      • The Town Clerk’s Office is open:  
        • M,T,W:      8:00am - 5:00pm
        • Thursday: 8:00am - 6:00pm
        • Friday:      8:00am - 12:30pm
    • Online: Click Here
    • Mail: Follow the instructions on the form attached to the bottom of your annual census.
Kennel Licenses:
All kennel licenses are required to pass inspection by the Animal Control Officer BEFORE a license is granted (M.G.L Ch. 140 Section 137A and 137C).  An application for a kennel license can be picked up at the Town Clerk’s Office or you can Click Here.
Kennel licenses are:
  • $35.00 for 4 dogs
  • $60.00 for 5 to 10 dogs
  • $125.00 for 11+ dogs.

Click here to learn more about the roles of the Town Clerk!

General Inquiries:
 (781) 784-1500 x1201

Register to Vote: Mail-In Voter Registration Form

This service is a courtesy provided to the residents of Sharon.  Before coming to the office, please  Click Here for Information to ensure that we can meet your needs.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Mark F. Hogan Town Clerk Ext.1201
Beth A Kourafas Assistant Town Clerk Ext.1111
Shelley Kahalas Election / Registration Secretary Ext.1112