2021 Ward 1 Special Election
Town of Riverdale Park
SPECIAL ELECTION NOTICE
In compliance with the Charter of the Town of Riverdale Park, Maryland, a Special Election will be held on Saturday, September 11, 2021, to elect the Councilmember for Ward 1.
Ward 1 residents may also vote by mail (or ballot dropbox) by requesting an Absentee Ballot.
Absentee (mail-in) ballot applications for Ward 1 residents are available here, by calling 301-927-6381 (ext. 505), or by e-mail request to TownElection@riverdaleparkmd.gov. Absentee ballot applications must be received by Wednesday, September 1, 2021.
Candidates for office must file a Petition for Elective Office and a Financial Disclosure Statement with the Election Judges no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 17, 2021, to have their names placed on the official ballot.
Petitions for Elective Office and Financial Disclosure Statements are available here, by calling 301-927-6381 (ext. 505), or by e-mail request to TownElection@riverdaleparkmd.gov. There is a $25.00 filing fee for all candidates.
Ward 1 residents sixteen years of age or older, who have resided in the Town of Riverdale Park for 45 days or more preceding Saturday, September 11, 2021 (July 28, 2021 to September 10, 2021), will be entitled to vote.
More information regarding how to register to vote is available by calling 301-927-6381 (ext. 505), or by e-mail request to TownElection@riverdaleparkmd.gov. Same day voter registration will also be available on Election Day, Saturday, September 11, 2021.