News and Important Dates

 


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May 18 Last day to REGISTER/UPDATE Registration before the Primary Election
May 26 Last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot
June 2 Last day for County Boards of Election to receive voted civilian absentee ballots
June 2 PRIMARY ELECTION DAY *polls open from 7am to 8pm
June 3 First day to REGISTER to in November General Election
June 9 Last day for County Board of Election to receive voted military and overseas absentee ballots

What We Do

Engagement
Our democracy depends on an active and engaged citizenry. Learn about the events we support and sponsor throughout the year.
Endorsement
The 8th Ward takes the endorsement of candidates very seriously.
Learn about our endorsement process and who we support in the upcoming election.
GOTV
None of what we do matters if you don't vote! Make a commitment to vote, and learn about how you can help your neighbors have their voices heard.

The Executive Committee

These are the leaders elected by the whole body of committeepersons to make decisions for the ward.
Larry Farnese
Larry Farnese

Ward Leader

    Michael Weiss
    Michael Weiss

    Ward Chair

      Elaine Petrossian
      Elaine Petrossian

      1st Vice-Chair

        Vikram Patel
        Vikram Patel

        2nd Vice-Chair

          Margaret Harris
          Margaret Harris

          3rd Vice-Chair

            Judi Golding-Baker
            Judi Golding-Baker

            Secretary

            Member of State Committee

              Elizabeth Smith

              Assistant Secretary

                John Baunach
                John Baunach

                Treasurer

                  Kyle Sheely
                  Kyle Sheely

                  Assistant Treasurer

                      Get Involved

                      An active citizenship is a democratic citizen. If you'd like to get involved with 8th Ward projects, or talk to us about a new one, please reach out to us below.