Election Office

Mission Statement


To comply with the statutory obligations in the administration of elections and voter registration and to conduct elections in Allegany County that will protect the fundamental rights of citizens in a Democracy.

In support of this mission, we are committed to:
  • Serving as an agent for the federal and state government to fulfill mandated programs
  • Providing easy access for voter registration
  • Conducting fair and honest elections
  • Encouraging citizen awareness of, and participation in, the election process
  • Utilizing community resources as a vehicle for publicity and voter education

Please Contact Us With Questions


Contact the Office at 301-777-5931 for information on the following:
  • Casting Your Vote - Polling places hours, locations, sample ballots and how to vote by absentee ballot
  • Changing of Address and Party Affiliation
  • Precinct Maps
  • Registering to Vote - Requirements to register, deadlines
  • Voter Registration Applications
  • Voter Registration Statistics

  1. Last Chance to Register to Vote or Update an Address and Vote

    Eligible Maryland residents can register to vote and registered voters can make address changes during early voting. Read on...
  2. Public Demonstration: EVS Voting Solution 10/22/2018

    In accordance with the Code of Maryland Regulations Title 33.10.01.16, a public demonstration will take place illustrating how the Pre-Election Logic & Accuracy Test of the EVS Voting Solution has been conducted. Read on...
  3. Important 2018 Gubernatorial General Election Deadlines

    October 16th is the Deadline to Register to Vote, Change Party Affiliation, Update an Address, and Request an Alternate Polling Place. Read on...
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