2019 TOWN ELECTIONS
The 2019 Town Election will be held on Monday, June 3, 2019, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, at Town Hall. The term of Council Members Darin Bartram and Conor Crimmins are set to expire June 30, 2019. Both Council Member Bartram and Crimmins have the option of running for re-election.
If you are interested in running for Town Council, nominations for elective office are available at Town Hall by filing a Certificate of Nomination with the Town’s Clerk-Treasurer, Susan Engels. Nominations must be submitted by 4:00 pm on Monday, May 13, 2019. Please contact Susan.Engels@tok.md.gov for additional information. Additional information may be found below under ‘Nominations’.
Residents must be registered prior to the election in order to cast a ballot in a Town election. 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 call 301-949-2424.
Please note: you must be registered by the County with a Town address. Town residents who do not wish to register to vote with the County, but wish to vote in a Town election, may register with the Town by visiting the Town Offices, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
- County Voter Registration Closes Monday, April 29th. *Town of Kensington Election Only
- Town Voter Registration Closes Tuesday, May 28th at 4:00 pm
If you cannot be present at an upcoming Town election and will require an Absentee Ballot, please fill out the Absentee Ballot Application and return it to the Town Offices (3710 Mitchell Street). 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 13, 2019 — the end of the nominating period.