The 2020 General Election is coming up soon. Here are some things you should know before November:
- Due to the COVID-19 pandemic there will be fewer voting centers open than normal.
- Mail-in ballots will not be sent automatically. You can request yours and/or get registered to vote now at https://elections.maryland.gov.
- The State Board of Elections has a Frequently Asked Questions page with more information.
- Early in-person voting will start on October 26, 2020.
It is advised that you request (and send back) your mail-in ballot well ahead of deadlines to avoid issues with delivery.
There should also be drop-boxes for depositing mail-in ballots, but their locations have not been finalized yet. Drop box locations have been finalized
If you have interest, they are looking for more election judges.