ROCK HALL — It’s off to the races for the seven people who have put their names in the hat for Rock Hall’s mayor and council election.
Mayor Brian Jones is running for re-election against Dawn Jacobs and Art Kendall.
Vice Mayor Rosalie Kuechler is running to keep her seat on the council against challengers Eleanor Collyer, Carolyn Jones and David Jones Sr. Councilman Brian Nesspor is not seeking re-election.
According to a news release from Clerk and Treasurer Stephanie Loller, voting will take place from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. May 4 in the Rock Hall Municipal Building auditorium, 5585 Main St.
Those who cannot vote in person may request an absentee ballot from Loller from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Absentee ballot applications also are available on the town’s website rockhallmd.com. Applications must be received by the close of business Friday, April 26, the release states.
Absentee ballots must be completed and received by Loller no later than 8 p.m. May 4 — when the polls close.
Additionally, there will be a forum with all the candidates Sunday, April 28 at the Rock Hall firehouse, 21500 Rock Hall Ave.
Candidates for council will speak at 2 p.m. Candidates for mayor will speak at 3:15 p.m.
For more information, visit rockhallmd.com or call 410-639-7611.