LEONARDTOWN, Md. (June 18, 2010)—Voting in St. Mary's County will be allowed on Primary Election Day on Sept. 14 and on General Election Day on Nov. 2 in voting precincts, and, for the first time, per new state legislation, for ten days prior to each election day in a central location on the first floor in the Potomac Building in Leonardtown.
The Board of Elections will be prepared to accept votes in Room 14 in the Potomac Building (23155 Leonard Hall Drive) in Leonardtown for the Primary Election from Friday, Sept. 3 to Thursday, September 9 (except for Sunday, Sept. 5) and for the General Election from Friday, Oct. 22 through Thursday, Oct. 28 (except for Sunday, Oct. 24) .
Voters may cast their votes on these days between 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. The early voting period before the Primary Election Day will include Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 6. The Potomac Building is fully accessible and is a transfer stop on the St. Mary's County Transit Service route.
For more information on the St. Mary's County Board of Elections, call 301-475-78444, x1610 or log on to the county's website at www.stmarysmd.com. Click on Board of Elections under the Government box.