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The City Clerk's Office provides a variety of services and acts as a central source of information for residents, managers and other City staff, the City Council, other local governments and outside organizations. Regular activities focus around the Council's weekly meetings. The City Clerk also serves as the elections administrator for all City elections, manages the City's records retention program, and maintains the City Code. The navigation menu on the left side of the page details the full range of services the City Clerk provides.

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

Nominees have until Friday, October 2, to decline the nomination or withdraw their candidacy.

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.

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.

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 for Voters and Candidates

Thursday, September 17, 2015

The next City of Takoma Park election for mayor and members of the city council will take place on Tuesday, November 3, 2015. Complete election information may be found at material continues to be updated so be sure to check back for new information.

Information for candidates is also available. Anyone considering a run for mayor or council for the City of Takoma Park should review the information. As with voter information, the material will be updated as new information becomes available.

Interested in serving as an election judge or volunteer? Complete the expression of interest.