Early voting in Maryland begins on Oct. 26 at 7a.m. (Courtesy Photo)

By AFRO Staff

It has been said that the upcoming presidential election on Nov. 3 is one of the most important in history. Social distancing restrictions because of COVID-19 has made this year’s voting process challenging for many people. If you choose not to vote by mail, there is still an opportunity for you to cast your ballot and let your voice be heard. In the state of Maryland, early voting begins on Oct. 26 and ends Nov. 2 from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. If you are in Baltimore City or Baltimore County, here are some locations that will be open for early voting.

Baltimore City (8 centers)

Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) – Gymnasium
2901 Liberty Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215

Cross Country at Northwestern School 247
6900 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21215

Edmondson High School 400
501 N Athol Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21229

Morgan State University (Hurt Auditorium)
1700 E Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, MD 21251

Mount Pleasant Church & Ministries
6000 Radecke Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21206

New Era Academy – Gym
2700 Seamon Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21225

Oriole Park at Camden Yards – Dempsey Restaurant
333 W Camden Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Southeast Anchor Library
3601 Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224

Baltimore County (11 centers)

Arbutus Recreation Center
865 Sulphur Spring Road
Baltimore, MD 21227

County Campus Metro Centre at Owings Mills
10302 Grand Central Avenue
Owings Mills, MD 21117

Honeygo Run Community Center
9033 Honeygo Boulevard
Perry Hall, MD 21128

Jacksonville Recreation Center at Sweet Air Park
3605 B Sweet Air Road
Jacksonville, MD 21131

*Oregon Ridge Lodge
13401 Beaver Dam Road
Cockeysville, MD 21030

Randallstown Community Center
3505 Resource Drive
Randallstown, MD 21133

Reisterstown Senior Center – Hannah More Campus
12035 Reisterstown Road
Reisterstown, MD 21136

Sollers Point Multi-Purpose Center
323 Sollers Point Road
Dundalk, MD 21222

Towson University – South Campus Pavilion
1 Auburn Drive
Towson, MD 21252

Victory Villa Community Center
404 E Compass Road
Baltimore, MD 21220

Woodlawn Community Center
2120 Gwynn Oak Avenue
Woodlawn, MD 21207