During today's Special Meeting of the Howard County Junior College Board of Trustees, the Board unanimously voted to postpone the May 2, 2020 election to elect 3 At-Large Board Trustees. The election will be held on November 3, 2020.
According to approved order, all candidate filings will remain valid for the election to be held Nov. 3, 2020, and the filing period will not be re-opened for the November 3, 2020 election date. It should also be noted that all absentee ballots by mail for those over the age of 65, or due to disability will still be valid. Absentee ballots by mail for voters who submitted those based on expected absence from the county will not be valid for the postponed election.
New important dates for the postponed election are as follows:
Oct. 5, 2020 - Voter registration deadline
Oct. 23, 2020 - Deadline to submit an Absentee Ballot by Mail
Oct. 19-30, 2020 - Early voting
Nov. 3, 2020 - Election Day