TOWN OF DELMAR, DELAWARE ELECTION
THE DELMAR, DELAWARE MUNICIPAL ELECTION FOR ONE (1) MAYOR (TWO YEAR
TERM) AND TWO (2) COUNCIL MEMBERS (FOUR YEAR TERMS) WILL BE HELD ON
MONDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2012 AT THE DELMAR TOWN HALL LOCATED IN DELMAR,
MARYLAND AT 100 S. PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE.
Qualifications for Mayor and Council Members are that they shall (a) be a citizen of theUnited States, (b) be at least twenty-one(21) years of age on the date of the general election, (c)
have no felony convictions (d) reside in the State of Delaware for at least one (1) year prior to the
date of the general election, (e) reside in the corporate limits of the Town of Delmar for at least
one (1) year immediately preceding the date of the general election, (f) be a qualified voter of the
Town of Delmar on the date of the general election and (g) each of the qualifications for Town
Mayor or Councilperson shall be a continuing qualification to hold office and the failure of any of
the Mayor or Councilpersons to have any of the qualifications required during the terms of his or
her office will create a vacancy in the office.
Anyone declaring their candidacy must fill out a Certificate of Intention form at the TownHall by 4:30 p.m., Friday, September 7, 2012. 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 a resident ofthe Town of Delmar for at least six (6) months prior to election, be the age of at least 18 years by
date of election. Voter registration applications are available at Town Hall. Registration is Monday
through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 100 S. Pennsylvania Avenue, Delmar, MD. Voters
must be registered by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, September 7, 2012 to be eligible to vote in this
election. Absentee ballot applications are available at Town Hall. The deadline to receive an
application for an absentee ballot is 4:30 p.m., Friday, September 17, 2012. All absentee ballots
must be returned no later than 7:00 p.m. on Monday, October 1, 2012.