Board of Elections for New Castle County certifies the results of the May 27th Christina Referendum

Wilmington DE. The Board of Elections for New Castle County certified the results of the Christina School District’s May 27th Referendum at its meeting on June 2, 2015. The official results are: 5,074 for the tax increase and 5,968 against the tax increase.

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

Unofficial results: Appoquinimink School District Referendum passes

The Appoquinimink School District Referendum held today, May 9, 2013, passes.

Authority to Levy Additional Taxes

For:    4,637
Against:   3,023



The turnout in today’s referendum was 320 people less than in the referendum held on February 28, 2013.

The Board of Elections is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, 2013 in the Carvel State Office Building, 820 N. French St, Suite 400, Wilmington, to certify the results.

Contact: Anthony Albence or Howard Sholl. Phone: 302.577.3464

Absentee ballots are available for School Board and referenda elections

Wilmington DE – Eligible citizens who live in the 5 northern school districts in New Castle County can request absentee ballots for School Board elections in each of the school districts. People can also request ballots for referenda in the Appoquinimink and Colonial School Districts. Affidavits to request ballots for these elections are available at Affidavits must be received by the Department at least 4 days before the day of the election in order for the Department to mail a ballot to an applicant. Voted absentee ballots must be returned to the Department’s office no later than 8 p.m. on the day of the election.

People can also vote at the Department’s office in the Carvel State Office Building, 820 N French St, Suite 400 in Wilmington between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. during normal business hours and until 12 Noon the day before the elections. People who vote in the Department’s office must show proof of identity and address.

Contact: Anthony Albence,  Howard Sholl or the Department’s Absentee Manager. Phone: (302) 577-3464