Town Election

The Town Election will be held on Monday, June 1, 2015 at Town Hall (3710 Mitchell Street). Voting hours are between 6:00 pm and 9:00 pm. Candidates for the Town Election: Darin R. Bartram; Tom H. Rodriguez; and Clifford Scharman. There are two (2) Council Seats available. A Candidates Forum has been scheduled for Thurs., May 28th, 6 pm.

NOMINATIONS

Persons may be nominated for elective office in the Town by filing a certificate of nomination at Town Hall by 4:00 p.m. on or before the second Monday in May – Monday, May 11, 2015.

VOTER REGISTRATION

If you are not registered to vote with the Montgomery County Board of Elections, please fill out the Registration Form and return it to Town Hall. If you are not sure if you are registered to vote with the Montgomery County Board of Elections, please contact Susan Engels or at 301-949-2424. If you will require an Absentee Ballot, please fill out the following form and return it to Town Hall (3710 Mitchell Street): Absentee Ballot Application. You must fill out this form in order to receive an Absentee Ballot. Absentee Ballots will be available once the nominating period has ended (Monday, May 11, 2015).
  • Town Voter Registration Closes Tuesday, May 26th at 4pm
  • County Voter Registration Closes Monday, April 27th. *Town of Kensington Election Only
Registration by a Town resident with the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors of Elections shall be deemed registration for Town elections. Please note: you must be registered by the County with a Town address. Town citizens, who do not register to vote with the County, may register with the Town at Town Hall, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Town office may be contacted during regular office hours for an absentee ballot if you cannot be present at an upcoming Town election.

VOTER QUALIFICATIONS

Every person who is a citizen of the U.S., at least 18 years of age, has resided within the corporate limits of the Town for thirty days, and is registered in accordance with the provisions of the Town Charter shall be a qualified voter of the Town and shall be entitled to vote at any or all Town elections.

CURRENT ELECTED OFFICIALS

The term of Council Members Darin Bartram and Paul Sexton are set to expire this June (2015). Both Council Members have the option of running for re-election.