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NOMINATION INFORMATIONTwo citizen meetings will be held for the purpose of accepting nominations of candidates for the Mayor’s seat, currently held by Patrick T. Rockinberg and for two Town Council positions, currently filled by Scott Strong and Ken Phebus for the upcoming May 1, 2017 Mount Airy Election, and nominations will remain open between the two meetings:

March 13, 2017 – First Nomination Meeting at 7:00 p.m., at Mount Airy Town Hall, 110 S. Main Street, Mount Airy.

March 20, 2017 – Second Nomination Meeting at 7:00 p.m., Mount Airy Town Hall — when all nominations will be read and given to the Town Clerk to put on the ballot.

Nominations will be accepted at both Nomination Meetings, and also at Town Hall (office hours 8:30a.m. – 5:00p.m. M-F) during the week between the two Nomination Meetings.  Eligible individuals seeking elective office may submit a nomination.  Eligible citizens may nominate an individual with the written consent of the nominee.


Election Day – The Mount Airy Election will be held on May 1, 2017 at the Firemen’s Activities Building, 1008 Twin Arch Road, Mount Airy.  Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Absentees – Absentee ballots will be available at Town Hall as of April 10, 2017.

Registration deadline and information: The last day to register to vote in the 2017 Mount Airy Election will be on MARCH 31, 2017 AT 5:00 P.M.  If you currently live in the Mount Airy Town limits and are registered with Frederick or Carroll County Election Board, you are automatically registered to vote in the Town Election.  County Election Registration Forms are available at the library and Town Hall.

Additional Information Please note that the procedure for write-in candidates was changed in 2013.  Complete election details can be found on the Mount Airy Website at, in the Town Code.  You may also call the Town Clerk at Town Hall at 301-829-1424 if you have any questions on anything dealing with the election.