May 1, 2018 — County Republican Primary Election
Due to a party, in this case the Republican Party, calling for a primary, the qualifying deadline (February 15, 2018, NOON) for that primary also applies to the following for the County General Election, on August 2, 2018: County Mayor, County Commissioner (all districts), Assessor of Property, County Trustee, Sheriff, Circuit Court Clerk, County Clerk, Register of Deeds, Road Supervisor (both districts). INDEPENDENT CANDIDATES & CAUCUS NOMINEES have this same qualifying deadline, except for Public Defender.
Anyone interested in being a candidate for a county office, excluding Public Defender, can get a petition in our office. The petition requires 25 signatures of Carroll County registered voters and must be turned in to the Election Office by the QUALIFYING DEADLINE: February 15, 2018, NOON.
August 2, 2018: State & Federal Primary, County General, & Clarksburg Municipal Election(s)