2019 ELECTION INFORMATION

The next Town election will be held on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. The position of Mayor and one Council seat from each Ward will be up for election. All positions elected in 2019 shall serve a four year term which will end in 2023.

Anyone who is currently registered with the Board of Election Supervisors of Prince George's County and whose registration displays a Landover Hills address shall be eligible to vote in the Town election. Mail-in voter registration forms may be obtained at the Landover Hills Town Hall. Absentee ballots may be requested in writing. Absentee ballots must be received at the Landover Hills Town Hall, 6904 Taylor Street, Landover Hills, Maryland 20784, no later than Monday,
May 13, 2019 at 4 p.m.

Qualifications

Any candidate wishing to run for the office fo Council member must have resided in their Ward for at least one year immediately preceding their election and shall be qualified voters of the Town. They must maintain residence in the Ward they represent during their entire term of office.

Declaration of Candidacy

Any person wishing to be a candidate for an elected office must submit to the Town Manager not less than forty-five (45) days nor more than ninety (90) days prior to the election a petition under oath in support of his/her candidacy setting forth the following:

1. The candidate is a registered voter of the Town

2. The candidate will have attained the required age (21) for the office he/she is seeking on or before the Election Day

3. The candidate has been a resident of the Town (or Ward if running for Councilmember) for one year immediately preceding the date of election.

4. The Ward in which the candidate resides and the number of years he/she resided in that Ward.

5.  The name of the office sought.

Petitions can be picked up at Town Hall. 

2019 ELECTION CALENDAR

February 12, 2019- the first day that candidacy petitions may be submitted to the Town Manager

March 29, 2019- last day candidacy petitions may be submitted to the Town Manager

April 12, 2019- last day to register to vote in the May 14, 2019 election

May 13, 2019- last day absentee ballots will be accepted.

May 14, 2019- Election Day!