Elections

The next City Election is scheduled for Tuesday, May 2, 2017. 



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 4-year terms. One Council Seat from each Ward is open for election in May 2017. The Mayor's Seat will be open for election in 2019. 

Candidate Registration: Monday, February 27 through Friday, March 31

The Candidate Packet for the May Election will be posted to this webpage by February 1. The Packet will also be available for pick up at the City Building, 3rd Floor Reception.

The Board of Elections will host two Candidate Information Sessions for those considering running for office. The information sessions will review candidacy forms, campaign finance rules, guidelines for campaign materials as well as an overview of the responsibilities of Councilmembers.

The dates for the Candidate Information Sessions are as follows. We hope to see you there!


  • Monday, March 6 at 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. at the City Muncipal Building, 1st Floor Multipurpose Room
  • Saturday, March 25 at 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at the City Municipal Building, Prangley Room

Coming Soon!


Additional information on the upcoming City Election including Voter Registration, Vote-by-Mail, the 2017 Referendum Questions and Early Voting will be posted to this page soon. In the meantime, please direct any questions to Elections Coordinator, Nicola Konigkramer at 301-985-5001 or via email at cityclerk@hyattsville.org.



lected Offices in the City of Hyattsville