Maryland Elections

Experts are saying this is the most important election of your lifetime. Not only is the local council up for elections, but there’s an empty Mayoral seat, and an empty State Senate seat, and then of course there’s an empty Presidential seat.

Key dates:

  • Voter Registration Ends: Deadline to register to vote for the general election: October 18, 2016
  • Early Voting/In Person Absentee voting starts: First day for Early Voting for the General Election (in person): October 27 ,2016
  • Absentee Ballot Request deadline – By Mail: Deadline for a registered voter to request a mailed or faxed absentee ballot: November 1, 2016
  • Early Voting/Absentee Voting By Mail Ends: Early Voting for the General Election ends: November 3, 2016
  • Absentee Ballot Request deadline – In Person: Deadline for a registered voter or voter’s agent to request an absentee ballot in person at a local board: November 8, 2016
  • Here is a sample ballot here.

    Election Dates
    General Election – 8 November 2014

    • Early Voting for the General Election: Thursday, October 27, 2016 through Thursday, November 3, 2016 from 8 am until 8 pm
      • Your early voting local polling station is located here, 621 W Lombard St, 2nd Floor, University of MD Baltimore. For a full list, click here.
    • On 8 November 2014 from 7am to 8pm.
      • Polling locations have changed. Please click here and enter your address to find out where your polling location is. NOTE: it’s different depending on where you live in the neighborhood. Here’s why.

    Additional information can be found on the MD State Board Voter Page.

    Other changes: Initally it was reported that the machines used during the primaries were going to be different than the machines used in the past, but those plans have now been cancelled