May 27th Christina Referendum update

Wilmington DE. A Christina School District Referendum will be held on Wednesday, May 27th from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

In order to vote in the referendum you must be:

  • A citizen of the United States and the State of Delaware,
  • Live in the Christina School District, and
  • Be at least 18 years of age on or before May 27, 2015

People who prefer to vote at a location other than a Christina school can vote at First Presbyterian Church in Newark, the Bear Library in Bear, the Quaker Hill Place Apts in Wilmington and the Carvel State Office Building in Wilmington.

People voting at Christina Schools that are Polling Places should avoid bus dismissal times. Dismissal times are as follows:

  • High School and Middle Schools – 1:45 to 2:30 p.m
  • Most Elementary Schools – 2:45 to 3:30 p.m.
  • The following Elementary Schools between 3:25 and 4:10 p.m.: Brader, Gallaher, Keene, Leasure, Oberle, and Wilson

People who have not returned absentee ballots that were mailed to them must return them to the Department of Elections for New Castle County, 820 N French St, Wilmington 19801 before 8 p.m. on May 27th.

The Department should be able to report the results of the referendum between 9 and 9:30 p.m. on Facebook, Twitter, its Web Site and the State of Delaware’s news feed..

People should report problems immediately to the Department by email or phone (302) 577-3464.

Contact: Howard Sholl, Department of Elections for New Castle County,    (302) 577-3464