2021 Town Election Information

See below for Candidate Forum Video or click here.

The 2021 Kensington Town Election will be held on Monday, June 7, 2021.  The term of Council Members Darin Bartram and Conor Crimmins are set to expire June 30, 2021.  The following individuals are candidates for the term of July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2023:

Town Council Candidates for Two Council Positions

Darin R. Bartram

Conor D. Crimmins

Tim Willard

Voters have the option to vote in-person at Town Hall (3710 Mitchell Street) from 6pm – 9pm on Monday, June 7, or by Absentee Ballot at any time prior to the close of the election.  Please note, all Absentee Ballots must be received by the Board of Supervisors of Elections by 9pm on Monday, June 7, 2021, in order to be counted.  Absentee Ballot Application forms were mailed to each registered voter on Friday, May 14, 2021.  Please see below if you require an additional Absentee Ballot Application form.


If you are not registered to vote with the Montgomery County Board of Elections, please click here.

County Voter Registration requires a Town address to vote in a Town Election.To be eligible to vote in the June 7, 2021 Town election, you must register with the Montgomery County Board of Elections by Monday, May 3, 2021.

To register to vote in Town Elections only, please fill out a Registration Form and return it to Town Hall during business hours Monday – Friday, 8am – 4pm.

Town Voter Registration Closes Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 4:00 pm

If you have any questions about registering to vote please contact Susan Engels at Susan.engels@tok.md.gov or (301) 949-2424


If you prefer to vote by Absentee Ballot, please fill out the Absentee Ballot Application and return it to the Town Offices (3710 Mitchell Street). Absentee Ballot Applications were mailed to all registered voters on May 14, 2021. You must fill out the Absentee Ballot Application in order to receive an Absentee Ballot.


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.


Persons may be nominated for elected office in the Town by filing a certificate of nomination, along with a financial disclosure, at Town Hall by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, May 10, 2021 — the end of the nominating period.


A Candidate Forum was held, via Zoom, on Monday, May 24, 2021, at 7:00 pm. Click here to watch the forum, or go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0139udcFHtI

The Candidate Forum was moderated by Sean McMullen and Rob Sachs. The moderators accepted questions in advance of the Candidate Forum.

During this Town Council Candidates Forum Darin R. Bartram, Conor D. Crimmins, and Tim Willard answered questions from Kensington residents. There are two council positions open. The 2021 Kensington Town Election will be held on Monday, June 7, 2021.

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