Public Notices

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Public Notices from the City Clerk

Results of Nominating Caucus

At the Nominating Caucus on September 29, 2015 the following candidates were nominated for office:


  • Warren Holmes
  • Kate Stewart

City Council Ward 1

  • Peter Kovar
  • Victor Thuronyi
  • Elizabeth Forbes Wallace

City Council Ward 2

  • Tim Male

City Council Ward 3

  • Rizzy Qureshi

City Council Ward 4

  • Terry Seamens

City Council Ward 5

  • Jarrett Smith

City Council Ward 6

  • Fred Schultz

These names will be on the ballot for the November 3 City Election. There will also be an advisory question on changing the date of future elections. Sample ballots will be posted shortly. Absentee ballots will be available on October 9.

Nominating Caucus Agenda - Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Monday, September 28, 2015

Any candidate for City office who wishes to have her or his name placed on the ballot for the November 3, 2015 City Election must receive a nomination and a second at the Nominating Caucus.  The Nominating Caucus will convene in the Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 29.

Election Helpers Wanted - Apply Now

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Applicants should be Takoma Park registered voters, detail oriented, and impartial for this election. Those who speak a language in addition to English are encouraged to consider helping, as are 16 or 17 year old voters and non-U.S. citizen voters. Opportunities include:
  • Voter Registrars - to assist with voter registration at various locations and events in Takoma Park. This is not a paid position.
  • Election Judges - to work during early voting (Oct. 28 – Nov.1) and/or for the day of the election (Nov. 3). Hours will vary. Stipend.

Public Hearing on Traffic Calming Request for the 600 Block of Boston Avenue

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Residents of Boston Avenue have petitioned to have traffic calming installed on the 600 block of Boston Avenue along the east end of Silver Spring Intermediate Park in order to slow traffic and protect pedestrians.

City Council Closed Session Scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 22

Monday, September 21, 2015

The City Council is scheduled to vote to go into closed session to receive legal advice regarding a development agreement with NDC for the City-owned lot in Takoma Junction. The vote will take place in the Community Center Auditorium at 8:30 a.m. This meeting is a continuation of the closed meeting that began at 6:30 p.m. on September 21.

The meeting will be closed pursuant to Annotated Code of Maryland, General Provisions Article § 3-305(b) (7). The Council will not reconvene in open session until July 28.

2015 Nominating Caucus - Tuesday, September 29, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Nominate Candidates for the November 3, 2015 City Election

The Nominating Caucus will convene at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 29, to accept nominations of candidates for Mayor and Councilmember. The meeting will take place in the Takoma Park Community Center Auditorium, 7500 Maple Avenue, Takoma Park, Maryland. Only registered Takoma Park voters may participate in the Nominating Caucus. Residents may register on site before the meeting is called to order.

2015 City Election Information

Thursday, October 8, 2015

The next City of Takoma Park election for mayor and members of the city council will take place on Tuesday, November 3, 2015. There will also be an advisory question on the ballot regarding a change to the date of city elections. Complete election information can be found at material continues to be updated so be sure to check back for new information.

Interested in serving as an election judge or volunteer? Complete our online application as soon as possible.