Board of Election News and Information:

We recently completed, in partnership with The State Board of Elections and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), poster showing how we protect the election process, systems and data. We hope that this information is useful and assures you that Maryland and Carroll County’s election officials are serious about protecting our election systems and data and voters can be confident about the integrity of the election process.

Who is Running for Office? Are You Ready to Vote? Other News & Notes
  • The Carroll County Board of Elections will meet on Wednesday July 17, 2019, at 10:00 a.m.. A portion of the meeting will be closed in accordance with the Open Meetings Act under General Provisions Art. § 3-305(b) (1). To see the agenda, click here

    At its June 12, 2019 meeting, the Board approved usage of the following facilities to be early voting centers effective in April, 2020:

    Westminster Senior Activities Center (125 Stoner Ave. Westminster, MD 21157)
    South Carroll Swim Club (1900 West Liberty Rd. Westminster, MD 21157)

    Also at the meeting, a discussion occurred about the folllowing:

    • Adding a new early voting center at the Manchester Activities Building (3297 York St. Manchester, MD 21102) or North Carroll Senior Center (2328 Hanover Pike, Hampstead, MD 21074) but no decision was made.
    • Changing the location of the polling place for 03001 from Pleasant Valley Fire Department (2030 Pleasant Valley Rd. Westminster, MD 21158) to North Carroll Community School (401 Stone Rd. Westminster, MD 21158) but no decision was made.
    • Changing or splitting the location of the polling place for 04001 from Sandymount Elementary School (2222 Old Westminster Pike Finksburg, MD 21048) to Reese Fire Department (1745 Baltimore Blvd. Westminster, MD 21157) but no decision was made.
    Further discussion will occur on July 17, 2019 at the Board Meeting with regard to the three locations listed above. Changes may be effective as early as the April, 2020 Presidential Primary Election. All voters that may be affected by these changes would be notified in advance of the election.


The Carroll County 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, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please contact the office by calling 410-386-2080, by faxing 410-876-3925 or by e-mailing