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City of Annapolis Board of Supervisors of Elections Confirms
2021 Annapolis Municipal Election Schedule and Locations
Annapolis, MD (May 21, 2021) – The year 2021 is a municipal election year in the City of Annapolis. Registered voters in the City residents will have the opportunity to vote for Mayor, representatives from each of the eight councilmanic wards to serve on the Annapolis City Council, and City Central Committees for Democratic and Republican parties. In September of 2020, the City’s appointed Board of Supervisors of Elections (BOSE) approved the election calendar which can be found here.
Key Dates in Election Calendar 2021:
Monday, July 26 - deadline to file a Certificate of Candidacy; deadline to Certify Ballot Questions to the Board;
Monday, August 16 - Voter registration deadline to cast a ballot in the Primary Election;
Friday, September 17 - application for registered voters to request a regular absentee ballot for the Primary Election;
Tuesday, September 21 - Primary Election Day (voting from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.);
Monday, October 4 - Voter registration deadline to cast a ballot in the General Election;
Friday, October 29 - application for registered voters to request a regular absentee ballot for the General Election; and
Tuesday, November 2 - General Election Day (voting from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.); and
Monday, December 6 - Mayor and Aldermen/Alderwomen take the oath of office.
New in 2021:
All registered City of Annapolis voters will receive a mailed ballot for the Primary and General Elections (approved at the May 20, 2021 BOSE meeting).
Approved list of municipal election polling places and drop box locations:
For campaign finance filing deadlines, candidate listings and biographies and other election information, visit https://www.annapolis.gov/1702/2021-Elections-Information.
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