September Around Town Journal

 September 2015 Around Town Journal

Mayor FosselmanSpecial thank you to the Town Staff, Volunteers, Coordinators Victoria Randall and Lisa Kelley Connor, Maier Warner Public Relations, Montgomery County Police Department, Kensington Volunteer Fire Department, Grand Marshall Jack Gaffey, and all of the generous sponsors (p. 1) for another fantastic Labor Day Parade and Festival. See below for some of the canines who also came out for the celebration.

The Town has purchased additional 65 gallon roll-carts for recycling. Should you need a replacement or a second cart, please contact Staff at 301-949-2424 or email Shirley Watson at

The Kensington Volunteer Fire Department continues to raise money for their new ambulance. Thank you to those who have donated. If you have not, please consider doing so at here. As part of the effort, KVFD has been entered into Click for a Cause, a contest on WTOP Radio. Help them win $10,000.00 from WTOP by  clicking on “K” and KVFD logo will show up.  Click on the like button.  Share this link too on list serves and Facebook because the site with the most “likes” wins. Contest ends 9/25/15.

Welcome New Residents—We have several new Residents in Kensington. I am happy you are part of the community and welcome your input and participation with Town activities. Please contact me should you have any concerns or questions at

A reminder that if you plan to have a yard sale, only signs posted on independent stakes, 24 hours prior to the sale are permitted. You may not post them on street signs, utility poles or other public property. Signs are immediately removed 7 days a week and may come with a fine.

A reminder that vehicles may not be parked on lawns or grassy areas. They must be parked on the street, a parking lot or a driveway.