Important dates for Berlin 2022 Municipal Election

BERLIN, Md.- The Town of Berlin will hold a Municipal Election on October 4 for Council Seats for Districts 1 and 4 and At-Large. They shared some important deadlines for the 2022 Election and they are listed below.

Voter Registration:

The deadline is September 2. Berlin voters must be registered with the Worcester County Board of Elections; Berlin does not have separate voter registration.To register, or to change voter registration information, contact the Worcester County Board of Elections at 410- 632-1320 or visit vote.org.

Candidate’s Filing:

The deadline for those who want to file is 5:00 p.m. on September 2; this is for regular filing to be a candidate for the Berlin Municipal Election for Council Seats for Districts 1 and 4 and AtLarge.

Absentee Voting:

Applications to vote absentee in Berlin’s municipal election will be available on September 1 and they will be accepted starting on September 2. Applications will be on the Berlin website or you can contact mbohlen@berlinmd.gov. Electronic forms must be printed, and the original signed application must be submitted. The absentee voting application submission deadlines are September 27 at 5 p.m for applications to be received by mail. For applications to be received in person, that submission deadline is 4:30 p.m at Berlin Town Hall. 

Write-In Candidate:

The deadline is 5:00 p.m. on September 27.

Election Day:

Polling places will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on October 4. Voters in Districts 1 and 2 will vote at Buckingham Presbyterian Church and voters in Districts 3 and 4 will vote at the Berlin Police Department.

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