Holiday Closure: Martin Luther King Jr.

City Offices and Facilities will be closed Sunday, January 19th and Monday, January 20th, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. As always, the Takoma Park Police Department is open for emergency services. We wish you and your family a safe and happy holiday.

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Ways to Vote

Vote on Election Day

For the November 3, 2020 City Election.  Polls are open from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

More information on the polling place location will be posted in 2020.

Vote Early

Early voting will be available. Early voting hours and locations:

  • None at this time.

Vote by Mail

Any registered Takoma Park voter may apply to vote by mail in a City Election.

Submit a request to receive a ballot

  • Complete, sign, and submit the vote by mail application electronically or print the vote by mail application (PDF) and follow the return instructions on the form.
  • Upon verification of the voter’s eligibility, an election official will issue a ballot by mail or in person.

How the vote-by-mail process works

  • Follow the instructions provided and vote the ballot.
  • Seal the ballot in the ballot envelope. Sign the ballot envelope. Seal the ballot envelope in the return envelope.
  • Return the ballot by mail or in person to the City Clerk’s Office.
  • The ballot must be received before the polls close on the day of the election.
  • After the polls are closed, the ballots are separated from the envelopes to preserve the confidentially of the ballot.
  • The ballots are then counted along with votes cast on election day and during early voting.