2021 City of Hyattsville Election 

The next City Election is scheduled for Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Elected offices of the City of Hyattsville include the Mayor and 10 Council Members. The City is divided into five Wards with two Council Members representing each Ward. the Mayor and Council Members are elected to four-year terms. One Council Seat from each of the five Wards is open for election in May 2021. 

Voter Information 

Register to Vote!

Most Hyattsville Residents are eligible to register to vote in City elections using the Maryland State Voter Registration Form. Forms must be submitted according to State guidelines found here. Download:
Hyattsville residents who are not U.S. citizens, or do not wish to register with the State, may use the Hyattsville City Voter Registration Form. Forms must be submitted to the City of Hyattsville. Download: 
Paper copies of the forms are available at the City Municipal Building.

Same Day Voter Registration

In 2016, the City Council passed a Charter Amendment that authorized the implementation of Same Day Voter Registration for the 2019 Election. Residents from all wards can register to vote on Election Day at the City Building, 4310 Gallatin Street. 

Apply for a Vote-by-Mail Ballot!

You must be a registered voter in the City of Hyattsville to Vote-by-Mail. If you would like to Vote-by-Mail in the May 2021 Election, complete the Application for Vote-by-Mail Ballot. Instructions can be found here

Se puede encontrar instrucciones para votar por correo en español aquí.

Voters may choose to Vote-by-Mail permanently in City of Hyattsville Elections.
To automatically receive a Vote-by-Mail Ballot for all City Elections, request Permanent Vote-by-Mail Status on the application. A permanent Vote-by-Mail voter may revoke their permanent status at any time.

Election Legislation 

Updates to the City's Code, Chapter 8 Elections and Chapter 10 Ethics, were effective on December 23, 2018. The Board of Supervisors of Elections Rules and Regulations were adopted on November 19, 2018. 

2019 City of Hyattsville Election Guide

2020 General Election

Hyattsville residents must be registered to vote with the State of Maryland to vote in the 2020 General Election (November 3, 2020). Visit elections.maryland.gov to check your registration status.

2020 General Election Deadlines
  • October 13, 2020: Voter registration deadline. Register or check your status at elections.maryland.gov
  • October 20, 2020: Deadline to request a mail-in ballot. Request your ballot at elections.mypgc,us
  • October 26, 2020: Early voting begins. A list of early voting locations is available at elections.mypgc.us
  • November 2, 2020: Early voting ends
  • November 3, 2020: Election Day. A list of voting locations is available at elections.mypgc.us


Contact the City Clerk's Office at cityclerk@hyattsville.org or (301) 985-5009.