Barry Glassman

Candidates signing on for 2018 Harford elections

Candidates signing on for 2018 Harford elections

The start of 2018 is still a few months away, but a number of candidates have already filed to run for Harford County and state legislative offices in next year’s primary election.

If those candidates stick to running for those offices, changes in the local political landscape could be forthcoming. Already, one Harford County Council member has opted to run for the legislature and another is expected not to run for re-election.

Next year’s election will affect every key elected office in Harford County, including county executive, County Council, state’s attorney, sheriff, board of education, clerk of courts and register of wills. Voters in Harford and across the state also...