City Elections


Total votes = 686

Kate Carter = 179
Steven Colella = 225
Kevin Earl Dayhoff = 410
Ann Thomas Gilbert = 372
Jessica M. Laird = 318
Greg Pecoraro = 401
Write-in = 1

The candidates who received the highest number of votes for Common Council are: Kevin Earl Dayhoff, Greg Pecoraro, and Ann Thomas Gilbert

The next general election will be on May 14, 2019 for three members of the Common Council.

Absentee Ballots:

Per City Charter §C-3.1 (d) An absentee resident shall be entitled to be sent an absentee ballot as hereinabove provided only if the application therefore is received by said municipality at least ten days before the date of an election; therefore, the request to submit an absentee ballot will be no later than 5 p.m. on May 6, 2019
Absentee Ballots must be submitted by the close of the voting polls at 8 p.m. on May 14, 2019.
Click here to request an Absentee Ballot

Polling Place Information

Residents living WEST of MD31 will vote at the Community Building, 325 Royer Road
Residents living EAST of MD31 will vote at John Street Quarters, 28 John Street

Candidate Profile Videos

The deadline for applications for Candidacy was April 15, 2019.

Declarations of Candidacy

Qualifications for Common Council Members:
Must be at least 21 years of age or older; and, 
Have resided within the corporate limits of the City for at least one year.  To check the corporate limits, you may visit our map here.

How to become a Candidate:
Each candidate for election shall file a Declaration of Intent.  You may either receive a form from the City Clerk or visit this link.  
Each candidate is required to submit payment of $25 at the time of filing with the City Clerk.  
All Declaration of Intent forms must be filed no later than 5 p.m. on April 15, 2019.

The deadline for applications for Election Judge and Board of Elections was April 12, 2019.

Election Judge Information

If you would like to apply to be an Election Judge for the upcoming election, please click here for the application form. For more information on becoming an Election Judge, please send us an email or call 410-848-9000.

Interested in Being on the City Board of Elections?

Submit an Application for Nomination to Boards and Commissions to the City Clerk today!

Voter Registration Information

Not sure if you're registered? Need to change your address? Find out how to do this and more at the Carroll County Board of Elections website or the Maryland State Board of Elections website.