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Board of Elections

About the Board of Elections

From Takoma Park Municipal Code 5.24.040:

The Board of Elections shall:

  1. Plan and conduct regular and special City elections in coordination with the City Clerk;
  2. Encourage voter registration in the City;
  3. Conduct voter education programs and prepare and distribute voter outreach materials;
  4. Recommend to the Council amendments to the City’s elections law and regulations when it deems such amendments are necessary and will provide for the improved conduct of elections;
  5. Periodically review City elections procedures;
  6. Serve as election judges in City elections;
  7. Recommend additional qualified individuals to the Council for appointment as election judges during a regular or special City election;
  8. Perform such other duties as may be assigned to the Board of Elections by Charter, ordinances and resolutions, and by the direction of the Council. (Ord. 2015-28, 2015/Ord. 2006-36 (part), 2006)

Board of Elections Membership

Board of Elections Members

Last NameFirst NameWard
Abbott (Chair)Marilyn1
ErnstBrian3
OlsonArthur David4
QureshiRizwan3
RobertsJim2
ShahParas6
YorkBeatriz5
Table: Current Board of Elections Commission members. Table maintained by Jessie Carpenter, City Clerk. (JessieC@takomaparkmd.gov)

Board of Elections Meetings

Meetings are generally held at the Takoma Park Community Center – Sam Abbott Citizens’ Center located  at 7500 Maple Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912. Meeting dates and agenda deadlines are posted on the City Council, Board, Commission & Committee Calendar page.

Changes of location or date will be posted in the Community Center and noted on the City Council, Board, Commission & Committee Calendar page.

Board of Elections Agendas & Approved Minutes

DateDocument Type / DescriptionTitle & Link (PDF)
Table: Board of Elections Agendas & Approved Minutes.

Board of Elections Documents & Reports

Board of Elections Reports & Other Documents

DateDocument Type / DescriptionTitle & Link (PDF)
Table: Board of Elections Reports & Other Documents.

Contact the Board of Elections

City Clerk
Phone: 301-891-7267
Email: clerk@takomaparkmd.gov

Boards, Commissions & Committees Sections