Wednesday, August 31, 2011

The Delmar Maryland Election Guidelines

TOWN OF DELMAR MARYLAND ELECTION

The Delmar, Maryland Primary Municipal Election for one (1) Mayor and (2)Commissioners will be held on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 (if needed) and the General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 15, 2011.

Qualified voters may vote between the hours of 7:00 A.M. and 7:00 P.M.

2011 PRIMARY ELECTION CALENDAR
Deadline-Candidate Filing Monday, September 12, 2011 By 4:30 P.M.
Deadline-Voters to Register Tuesday, September 13, 2011 By 4:30 P.M.
Deadline-Absentee Ballot Applications Tuesday, September 13, 2011 By 4:30 P.M.

ELECTION DATE Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Starting at 7:00 A.M. Closing at 7:00 P.M. or until the last person in line at close of doors has voted.
Absentee & Emergency Ballots Tuesday, September 27, 2011
No later than closing of the polls on Election Day 7:00 P.M.

GENERAL ELECTION CALENDAR
ELECTION DATE Tuesday, November 15, 2011 Starting at 7:00 A.M. Closing at 7:00 P.M. or until the last person in line votes


Qualifications for Mayor and Council Members are that they shall (a) be a citizen of the United States, (b) be at least eighteen (18) years of age on the date of the general election, (c) reside in the State of Maryland for at least one (1) year prior to the date of the general election, (d) reside in the corporate limits of the Town of Delmar for at least six (6) months immediately preceding the date of the general election, and (e) be a qualified voter of the Town of Delmar on the date of the general election.

Certificates of Candidacy must be completed at the Town Hall by 4:30 P.M. on Monday, September 12, 2011. No person shall file for nomination to more than one (1) elective town public office at any time.

To be eligible to vote in this upcoming municipal election, persons must be at least 18 years of age, reside in the state of Maryland for at least thirty (30) days, persons must be a resident of the Town of Delmar for at least thirty (30) days, and must register at town hall. Registration deadline is Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. Voter registration forms may be filled out at Town Hall, 100 S. Pennsylvania Avenue, Delmar, MD Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Please contact Town Manager Sara Bynum-King with any questions at (410) 896-2777 or (302) 846-2664, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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