The election of the Rockville Mayor and four Council members will occur on Tuesday, November 3, 2015. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Election Day. Residents who live within Rockville’s corporate limits and are registered to vote may vote in the City of Rockville election. Rockville is divided into 10 voting districts. To find your polling place, view the voting district map at www.rockvillemd.gov/election.
The city offers same-day voter registration for eligible residents who are not yet registered to vote at City Hall. Those residents can register and cast their vote at City Hall on early voting days and Election Day.
Starting with this election, there are two major changes:
- the Mayor and Council will serve four-year terms, an increase from the previous two-year terms.
- the City of Rockville is encouraging participation through early voting on Saturday, Oct. 24, and Sunday, Oct. 25, from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. at City Hall, 111 Maryland Ave.
Election results will be counted immediately after polls close. Unofficial results will be available on the City’s website, http://www.rockvillemd.gov, aired on Rockville 11 (cable channel 11), posted on Facebook, Twitter, and at City Hall.
Newly elected officials will take the oath of office during inauguration at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 15, at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre in Civic Center Park, 603 Edmonston Dr.; a reception will follow.