Election for Queenstown Commissioner (CANCELLED)

Date(s) - November 4, 2019
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Queenstown Town Office

UPDATE: The election for Queenstown Commissioner has been cancelled according to the guidelines stated in Resolution 18-106 which updated the Town Charter of Queenstown Section 19-21.2. “Cancellation of Election Where Seat is Uncontested”.
“In the event that the seat for Commissioner is uncontested and the time period for filing a certificate of nomination has expired to file as either an official candidate or as a write-in candidate, then the Town Clerk-Treasurer may cancel the election. If the election is canceled, the candidate running for the uncontested seat shall be declared elected and shall be sworn in as Commissioner.”

The election for Queenstown Commissioner will be held in the Town Office on Monday, November 4, 2019 from 3pm to 8pm.

In order to vote in the election, you must be registered to vote. Voter registration may be made at the Town Office during regular office hours, or by mailing a completed Voter Registration Card to Queen Anne’s County Board of Elections.

The final date of registration for voters to take part in the Queenstown election is Friday, Oct. 18, 2019.

In order to qualify to register in the Queenstown Commissioners election, you must: [1] be a citizen of the United States; [2] be at least eighteen (18) years of age; [3] be a legal resident of the State of Maryland; [4] have resided in the corporate limits of the Town of Queenstown for at least thirty (30) days prior to Nov. 4, 2019.

You are not eligible to vote in the Queenstown election unless: [1] you are legally registered with the Queen Anne’s County Board of Supervisor of Elections AND received the Voter Registration Card notifying you that you are eligible to vote in all Federal, State, County and Town elections, OR [2] you are a registered voter with the Town of Queenstown.

Applications for absentee ballots must be completed and filed with the Town Clerk-Treasurer by Monday, Oct. 28, 2019. Absolutely no applications for absentee ballots will be accepted after the Oct. 28, 2019 deadline.

In order to be counted, absentee ballots must be received by the Town Clerk-Treasurer no later than 4pm on Monday, Nov. 4, 2019.

The following have filed and qualified for the office of Town Commissioner of Queenstown:

  1. Holger Schuster