Due to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, the Baltimore City Board of Elections is open to the public by appointment only. Please call 410-396-1444 to make an appointment.
2020 PRESIDENTIAL GENERAL VOTE CENTERS
Limited in-person voting will also be available on November 3, 2020, but this is intended for use by voters who are unable to return their mailed ballots or who never received their ballots. Due to the risk posed by COVID-19, please do not use the in-person voting centers if you are able to mark and return your ballot by mail or at a ballot drop-off location.
There will be Ballot Drop-Off Boxes, Early Voting Centers, and Election Day In-Person Voting Centers in Baltimore City.
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Ballot drop-off boxes will be open 24/7 through 8:00 pm on Election Day. As a reminder, the oath on the back of the return envelope must still be signed if you are using a ballot drop-off box.
Please check our website and the Maryland State Board of Elections website regularly for updates. And make sure your ballot is postmarked on or before November 3, 2020!
A Press Release from the SBE
regarding the Baltimore City Election
Thursday, September 16, 2020
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Due to the current situation concerning COVID-19, the Baltimore City Board of Elections will not be open to the public according to the City of Baltimore guidelines. We will be accessible by phone at 410-396-1444 to answer any of your questions or concerns. You can contact us by email at [email protected]
Thank you for your cooperation and understanding as we deal with this situation.
CANVASS OF MAIL-IN BALLOTS
Under COMAR 33.08.01.05-1, the Baltimore City Board of Elections canvassing of Mail-In Ballots is scheduled to begin on October 1, 2020 at 10:00 am. The Canvass will be live-streamed. Links will be posted here closer to the starting date.
The BALTIMORE City Board of Elections will conduct the Canvass for the
2020 Presidential General Election.
Due to the COVID-19 health emergency, the Canvass will be online only.
DATE & TIME TO BE DECIDED
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Baltimore City Board of Elections Ballot Processing
LIVE STREAM Information
The Mission of the Board of Elections
The Board of Elections is authorized by the Public General Laws of Maryland. The Board is empowered to make rules consistent with State laws to ensure the proper and efficient registration of voters and conduct of elections.
Armstead B.C. Jones, Sr
The Baltimore City Board of Elections is pleased to provide the information on this site as a service to the general public. We hope you will find the information useful and informative. Please note that election procedures and laws are subject to change, sometimes rapidly. As a result, we cannot guarantee that the information on our site will always be up to date, complete, or reflect the latest legal rulings or interpretations.
For additional information, the staff is available during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Please contact the office by calling 410-396-5550.