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Draft document on parking signs

A document has been drafted for comments concerning residential parking signs, along with sign locations and recommendations.  To read the document, click here.


2015 Harpers Ferry municipal elections information

Elections for Mayor, Recorder, and all five Town Council member seats will be held on Tuesday, 9 June 2015.  Below are important dates leading up to the municipal elections, including candidate filing periods.

  • 1 January 2015:  First day to receive absentee ballot applications from military and overseas voters ONLY
  • 12 - 31 January:  Candidate filing period for Mayor, Recorder, and Town Council
  • 17 March:  First day to receive absentee ballot applications from all other voters (absentee ballots will be sent out beginning on 24 April)
  • 21 April:  Deadline for write-in candidates to file
  • 19 May:  Last day to register to vote in municipal election
  • 27 May - 6 June:  Early voting at Town Hall every day except Sunday
  • 3 June:  Deadline to submit absentee ballot application
  • 8 June:  Last day to submit absentee ballots
  • 9 June:  General election day

New terms begin on 1 July 2015.  Please direct all questions, concerns, and inquiries to Recorder Kevin Carden, at kevin.carden@harpersferrywv.us.


List of businesses licensed in Harpers Ferry

The Corporation has released a list of operators and companies licensed to perform business in Harpers Ferry.  These businesses have volunteered to appear on this public list.  To review the list, click here.



Feedback? Questions? Contact Kevin Carden, Recorder and Webmaster, at kevin.carden@harpersferrywv.us.


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HARPERS FERRY

PO Box 217
Harpers Ferry WV 25425

Telephone: 304-535-2206

TOWN HALL
BUSINESS HOURS

MWF
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon,
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday
2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon

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