City Election Information
The Mayor and City Council members are elected for two-year terms in non-partisan elections that are held every two years in November. The Mayor is elected at large, and two Councilmembers are elected from each of the four Council districts in the City, for a total of eight Councilmembers.The next City of College Park Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.
For more information about City elections, please contact the City Clerk’s office at 240-487-3501.
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Important Deadlines for General Election:
Voter Registration Deadline: Thursday, October 18, 2016
Absentee Ballot Application Deadline: Friday, November 4, 2016
For more information, please visit the Maryland State Board of Elections at http://www.elections.state.md.us/index.html.
Thursday, October 27 through Thursday, November 3, 2016
8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
College Park Community Center
5051 Pierce Avenue, College Park, MD 20740
You can use Maryland's Online Voter Registration System (OLVR) or submit a voter registration application to your local board of elections or the State Board of Elections at any time. Applications must be postmarked by the voter registration deadline in order to vote in the next scheduled election. The close of voter registration is:
• October 18, 2016, for the Presidential General Election. If using Maryland's Online Voter Registration System (OLVR), you have until 9:00 pm to submit your application.
For Absentee Voting information, click here. Any registered voter may vote by absentee ballot. The deadline to request an Absentee Ballot is Tuesday, November 1, 2016.
To obtain an Absentee Ballot you must submit an Absentee Ballot Application and return it to your local Board of Election.
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act,
if you need special assistance, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at 240-487-3501
and describe the assistance that is necessary.