Early voting is underway and runs through July 14. Primary Election Day is July 19. Conduit Street has everything you need to know to cast a ballot (in-person or by mail).
Voter Registration Deadlines
As previously reported on Conduit Street, the Court of Appeals of Maryland issued an order moving the 2022 Primary Election from June 28 to July 19.
Early voting for the July 19 Primary Election begins today (July 7) and runs through July 14. The deadline to register to vote in the Primary Election was June 28, and the deadline for voters to request a mail-in ballot is July 12.
How (and Where) Can I vote?
Eligible voters interested in casting a ballot can register to vote online.
Registered voters to confirm their latest district and polling place information using the online voter lookup tool.
Voters who prefer to cast their ballots in person may do so during eight days of early voting or on July 19. In addition, voters can vote early at any early voting center in the county where they live.
To vote by mail, voters must request a mail-in ballot from the State Board of Elections or their local board. Requests for a mail-in ballot for the Primary Election are due no later than July 12, and voters must postmark mail-in ballots no later than the date of the Primary Election – July 19.
In addition to submitting mail-in ballots through the United States Postal Service, voters can return their mail-in ballots using an official ballot box in their county.
A complete list of all 288 ballot drop-box locations is available online. Voters can use ballot boxes beginning until July 19 at 8:00 pm.
Voters wishing to vote in person on Election Day – July 19 – should confirm their polling place online.
What About Redistricting? Has My Polling Place Changed?
Following the recent redistricting process, county district, state legislative district, and congressional district information – as well as polling place information – for some registered voters has changed. For this reason, all registered voters should confirm their current district and polling place information online or by calling or visiting the office of their local board of elections.
Stay tuned to Conduit Street for more information.