2018 City Council Candidates

Elections will be held in 2018 to fill one (1) Mayor seat and two (2) City Council seats.

Primary Election - June 26, 2018
General Election - November 8, 2018

Deadline to file: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 


Candidate List for Mayor

George Phillip Merling
100 Beall Street
Cumberland, Maryland 21502
Phone: 561-309-2742
Email: gpm@gate.net
Filing date: June 9, 2017

Raymond Lee Dye
759 Maryland Avenue
Apartment #3
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 240-609-6321
Email: ray4hire2013@gmail.com
Campaign website:  https://candidateraymondldye.weeble.com/
Campaign Email: candidateraymondldyeformayor@gmail.com
Filing date: September 18, 2017

Lawrence Francis Becker
801 Piedmont Avenue
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 843-469-2639
Email: lokie1@atlanticbb.net
Filing date: November 7, 2017

David W. Smith
607 Bedford Street
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 240-920-2403
Email: DSmith@CityReachNetwork.org
Website: https://votedavidsmithformayor.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DavidSmithforMayor/
Filing date: December 5, 2018

Raymond Morriss
914 Camden Avenue
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 301-759-6336
Email: raymorriss@aol.com
Filing date: January 22, 2018

Brian K. Grim
P.O. Box 974
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 301-697-5340
Email: briangrim@verizon.net
Filing date: February 20, 2018

Robin Hood Constitution
623 Quebec Avenue
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 301-876-3523
Filing date: February 27, 2018



Candidate List for Council

Wayne A. Hedrick
206 Oak Street
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 301-729-2060
Email: electwaynehedrick@gmail.com
Facebook: @wayneAhedrick
Website: electwaynehedrick.wordpress.com
Twitter: @wayneAhedrick
Filing date: July 7, 2017

John Michael Fetchero
P.O. Box 1288
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 301-697-9956
Email: jfetchero@hotmail.com
https://www.faceboook.com/FetcheroforCumberlandCityCouncil/
Filing date: September 25, 2017

Seth Bernard
702 Montgomery Avenue
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 814-585-2685
https://facebook.com/sethbernardcitycouncil/
Filing date: January 9, 2018

Richard J. "Rock" Cioni
24 Ridge Terrace
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 301-724-5442
Email: richardjcioni@gmail.com
Filing date: January 11, 2018

Sylvester Young, III
1512 E. Oldtown Road, Apt. A
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: 240-609-6434
Email: vesyoung3@gmail.com
Filing date: February 27, 2018

Charles William "Buck" Taylor, Jr.
1043 Myrtle Street
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone 301-338-2033
Email: kingheli@yahoo.com
Filing date: February 27, 2018