College Park Post


On May 6, 2023, the City of College Park will hold a Special Election for the Office of the Mayor. The elected Mayor will serve from May until after the General Election in November. For additional information, visit www. collegeparkmd.gov/Elections. The candidates for the Special Election are:

• Bryan Haddad

• S.M. Fazlul Kabir

• Catherine Hope Kennedy

• Denise C. Mitchell

EARLY VOTING: Tuesday, May 2, 2023 from 8:00AM – 7:00PM at

Davis Hall, 9217 51st Ave., College Park, MD, 20740


ELECTION DAY: Saturday, May 6, 2023 from 10:00AM – 6:00PM at

City of College Park City Hall, 7401 Baltimore Ave., Community Room, 1st floor, College Park, MD 20740


To receive an absentee ballot by mail for the Special Election, please complete the application found at www.collegeparkmd. gov/elections. Return it to the City of College Park, Board of Election Supervisors, P.O. Box 626, College Park, MD, 20741, or drop your application off at one of our secure Ballot Drop Boxes, located at:


• Davis Hall, 9217 51st Avenue, College Park, MD 20740

• Hollywood Shopping Center, 9801 Rhode Island Avenue, College Park, MD 20740

• University of Maryland Campus, on the Union lane side of Stamp Student Union

• City Hall at the Yale Avenue entrance, 7401 Baltimore Avenue, College Park, MD 20740.



Mail in ballot applications must be received by Wednesday, April 26, 2023 to allow time to mail your ballot. Starting April 27, individuals may apply in-person for a ballot at City Hall between 9:00AM – 5:00PM on Monday – Friday. COLLEGE PARK COLLEGE PARK POST CITY OF Edition 36 APRIL 2023

If you are already registered to vote with the Prince George’s County Board of Elections at your current City address, you are automatically registered to vote in the City election.

However, if you have moved or changed your name since the last election, you must update your voter registration with your current information. The last day to register to vote in the Special Election is Tuesday, April 18, 2023.

There are several ways to register to vote:

• Complete an Online Voter

Registration Application provided by the State Board of Elections at https://voterservices.elections.maryland.gov/onlinevoterregistration/InstructionsStep1.

• Obtain a Voter Registration

Application at:

• Any City Building Monday – Friday, 9:00a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

• Request a voter registration application by phone with the Prince George’s County Board of Elections at (301) 341-7300 or the City of College Park at 240-487- 3501.

• Visit the Prince George’s

County Board of Election office at 1100 Mercantile Lane, Suite 115A, Largo MD 20774. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.


For candidate biographies and more information about the Special Election, please visit www. collegeparkmd.gov/Elections.


For questions and concerns, please contact the City Clerk at election@ collegeparkmd.gov.


In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance, please contact the City Clerk at 240-487-3501 and describe the assistance necessary.