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2018 Primary Proofing Ballots

View the 2018 Gubernatorial Primary Election proofing ballots.

Visit the State Board of Elections' website for information about the Democratic candidates for Governor.

White Paper: Evaluating the 2016 Voting Process

Following news reports of long lines at some polling places during the 2016 election, Baltimore County conducted a study of the causes of waiting and the most effective solutions. Our white paper (PDF) discusses the research process, findings and recommendations.

New Maryland Voting System

Read more about the new Maryland Election Voting system.

Polling Place Changes

At its October 26, 2017 meeting, the Baltimore County Board of Elections approved the addition of two new Early Voting Centers at the following locations:

  • County Campus Metro Centre at Owings Mills
    Third Floor Community Meeting Rooms
    10302 Grand Central Avenue
    Owings Mills, Maryland 21117

  • Jacksonville Recreation Center at Sweet Air Park
    3605 B Sweet Air Road
    Jacksonville, Maryland 21131

Board Members

Find more information on the members of the Board.

Board Meetings

Board meetings are normally held at this office the fourth Thursday of the month at 9 a.m. (day and time subject to change). In election years, the November meeting will be held on Election Day. Please contact the Elections Board if you wish to attend any meeting.

The next Board meeting is scheduled for August 23, 2018 at 9 a.m. View the meeting agenda (PDF). During this meeting, the Baltimore County Board of Elections will consider a voting site change between the primary and general election for precinct 15-001. The meeting is open to the public and will be held at 11112 Gilroy Road, Suite 104, Hunt Valley, Maryland 21031.

2018 Gubernatorial Primary Election Canvass Schedule:

  • Early Voting Results Canvass—June 26 at 1 p.m.
  • Absentee Ballot Canvass 1—June 28 at 10 a.m. View the meeting agenda (PDF).
  • Provisional Ballot Canvass—July 5 at 10 a.m. View the meeting agenda (PDF).
    • Canvass of Republican Provisional ballots and held back Absentee ballots—recess until Friday, July 6 at approximately 3 p.m. to convene to canvass Democratic and Nonpartisan Provisional Ballots and held back Absentee ballots.
  • Absentee Ballot Canvass 2—July 6 at 10 a.m. View the meeting agenda (PDF).

Contact the Board of Elections

Katie Brown, Director
Nancy Stratton, Deputy Director

Baltimore County Board of Elections
11112 Gilroy Road
Suite 104
Hunt Valley, Maryland 21031

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 410-887-5700
Fax: 410-887-0894


Changes to polling places per Congressional, Council and Legislative Redistricting Plan: Redistricting Updates (PDF) for 2014.

Find your Polling Location

If you are not sure where you vote on Election Day, you can find your polling place by entering your address in our Polling Place Locator.

Disclaimer: The resulting polling place information is not a confirmation that you are a registered voter. The polling place locator merely finds a polling place for a given address.

Early Voting

Find more information on early voting sites for the 2018 Gubernatorial Election.

Timelines and Deadlines

Gubernatorial Primary

  • Voter Registration Deadline: Tuesday, June 5. The office remains open until 9 p.m. for the registration deadline.
  • Public Demonstration of Voting Equipment: To Be Determined
  • Early voting for Gubernatorial Primary Election: Thursday, June 14 to Thursday, June 21.
  • Gubernatorial Primary: June 26
  • Absentee Ballot Canvass: Thursday, June 28, at 10 a.m.
  • Provisional Ballot Canvass: Thursday, July 5, at 10 a.m.
  • Absentee Ballot Canvass 2: Friday, July 6, at 10 a.m.

Gubernatorial General

  • Voter Registration Deadline: Tuesday, October 16. The office remains open until 9 p.m. for the registration deadline.
  • Public Demonstration of Voting Equipment: To Be Determined
  • Early voting for Gubernatorial General Election: Thursday, October 25 to Thursday, November 1
  • Gubernatorial General: November 6
  • Absentee Ballot Canvass: Thursday, November 8, at 10 a.m.
  • Provisional Ballot Canvass: Wednesday, November 14, at 10 a.m.
  • Absentee Ballot Canvass 2: Friday, November 16, at 10 a.m.

Register to Vote

Questions and answers for voter registration are on our voter registration page. Military and Overseas voters will find additional information.

Verify if you have already registered to vote at the University of Maryland voter registration verification. Use the voter verification to find your sample ballot.

Disclaimer: The website is updated by the University of Maryland and does not necessarily reflect the State Board's records. Call your local board if you do not see your records posted.

Absentee Ballot Processing

Information and instructions about absentee voting are provided at the State Board. Fax applications or any correspondence requiring a signature to the Absentee Department Fax at 410-887-0894. Questions about Absentee Ballots may be referred to the Baltimore County Voter Absentee Department. Email the absentee supervisor at

Military and Overseas voters will find additional information.

Find Your District Information

If you have questions about Delegate or Senatorial scholarships or are applying for a notary find your district information.

Statewide searches for your district information can be done through the University of Maryland.

District Maps

You can download free maps of Election, Congressional, County Council and Legislative Districts. The maps are in PDF form and can be printed at home or on large format printers at a local printing shop.

Find Your Representatives

If you have concerns as a constituent, contact your representatives.


Call 410-887-5700 or visit the Maryland State Board of Elections website to learn more about state and local petitions.

Maryland State Board of Elections

See voting news and statistics straight from Annapolis at the Maryland State Board.

Find the facts at the State Board of Elections rumor control.

Mission Statement

The purpose of the Election Office is to guarantee that every eligible citizen in Baltimore County is given the opportunity to register and vote to ensure a democratic process.

Revised August 21, 2018         


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