Public Notices

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Public Notices from the City Clerk

Public Hearing on the Proposed Real Property Tax Rate - Monday, April 28, 2014

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
The City Council of the City of Takoma Park, Maryland proposes to increase real property taxes.
1. For the tax year beginning July 1, 2014, the estimated real property assessable base will increase by 1.1% from $1,934,374,180 to $1,955,102,265.

Election Results

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Official results of the Ward 3 Special Election are available. Kate Stewart was declared the winner. Councilmember Elect Stewart will be sworn in on April 21.

Official Results

Unofficial Election Results

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Unofficial results for the Tuesday, April 8 Ward 3 Special Election:

First Round

  • Jeffrey Noel-Nosbaum - 20 votes
  • Roger Schlegel - 315 votes
  • Kate Stewart - 323 votes
  • Write-Ins - 2 votes

No candidate had a majority and so an instant runoff was required.

Instant Runoff

  • Roger Schlegel - 324 votes
  • Kate Stewart - 332 votes

Kate Stewart is the apparent winner. The City Council meets Wednesday evening (April 9) at 7:30 p.m. to receive the certified results from the Board of Elections.

Ward 3 Election Update

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Voting for the Ward 3 election continues until 8 p.m. at the Takoma Park Fire Station, 7201 Carroll Avenue. Enter by walking or driving down the driveway to the meeting room/training room under the station.

As of 1:20 p.m. on April 8 (today), 417 voters have been issued ballots. This includes 17 absentees, 249 early voters, and 151 voting today.

Once the polls close, the ballot boxes will be returned to the Community Center for counting. The counting will take place in the Computer Center Senior Room. Counting will begin between 8:30 and 9 pm; unofficial results will be announced and posted.

All City Meetings Canceled December 10

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

The City of Takoma Park offices and the Takoma Park Community Center are closed December 10. The following public meetings that were scheduled in the building for this evening have been canceled: Tree Commission, COLTA, Safe Roadways Committee, and Committee on the Environment.

Opportunity To Comment - Proposed Landlord Tenant Administrative Regulations

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Administrative regulations are being proposed that pertain to:

  1. fees that can be charged to tenants for amenities and
  2. the process for transferring the cost of utilities to tenants.

The regulations supplement Sections 6.16.090 and Section 6.16.100 respectively of the Takoma Park Code. Comments on the proposed administrative regulations may be mailed to the City Clerk:

City Clerk
City of Takoma Park
7500 Maple Avenue
Takoma Park, MD 20912

or sent by email to or faxed to 301-270-8794 by December 30, 2013.