2024 Village Elections Info

NOMINATIONS Open March 1—March 21

Three Village Board positions will be filled at the annual Long Reach election on Saturday, April 20, 2024.

  • Candidates must be property owners or lease-holding tenants of properties in Long Reach Village.
  • Nomination Petitions can be picked up at Stonehouse and will be available online (longreach.org) beginning 9am on March 1, 2024.
  • Candidates must file a Nomination Petition no later than March 21, 2024 at 12 noon.

The Nomination Packet is available HERE and at Stonehouse.

Questions? Email elections@longreach.org or call 410-730-8113


CANDIDATES’ NIGHT

Candidates’ Night is scheduled for Tuesday, April 2, 2024, at 7pm in-person at Stonehouse. This is a great opportunity to hear from the candidates and ask questions.


VOTING INFORMATION

Who Can Vote:

Owners and tenants of Columbia Association assessed property in Long Reach in good standing are entitled to vote. Only one vote per ownership or tenancy interest will be counted. Note: Tenants must have a copy of their current lease on file at Stonehouse.

How to Vote (three options):

Long Reach Community Association members will have three options for voting: online, by mail, or in-person on election day. Ballot Priority: If multiple ballots are submitted for a single property, the first ballot received has priority.

  • In-person: Saturday, April 20, 2024, 9:30am-12:30pm at Locust Park Neighborhood Center (8995 Lambskin Lane)
  • Online: Please follow the instructions on the Absentee Ballot, which will be mailed early April. Online voting closes at 4 pm, Friday, April 19, 2024.
  • By mail: Absentee Ballots will be mailed early April. You may vote by absentee ballot, either by returning your mailed ballot or requesting a ballot by mail or in-person from Stonehouse. All absentee ballots must be received at Stonehouse by 4 pm, Friday, April 19, 2024, or by a member of the Election Committee no later than midnight, Friday, April 19, 2024.

ELECTION RULES

View the Election Rules


ELECTION DAY ACTIVITIES

Saturday, April 20, 2024 • Locust Park Neighborhood Center (8995 Lambskin Lane)

In-person voting – 9:30am – 12:30pm

Paper Shredding – 9am – Noon: Safely and securely dispose of sensitive information. FREE for Long Reach residents (ID Required). $10 for all others. Limit 3 grocery bags/banker boxes per household. The event is over once the truck is full. This is not a drive-through event. Participants must be able to carry their shredding from their car to the shredding truck.

Native Plant Giveaway – 9:30am – Noon: Pick-up a beneficial and beautiful native plant for your garden. First-Come, first served.


Election Committee 2024

Justin Van Hassel, Chair – justin.vanhassel@gmail.com

Charlotte Dryden – cdryden4travel@gmail.com

Karen Hitcho – hitcho2@verizon.net

Kristin Shulder – klshulder@yahoo.com


Questions? Email elections@longreach.org or call 410-730-8113