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Takoma Park to Hold Election on November 3rd

The City of Takoma Park is gearing up for election season. On September 29, the city held its caucus and nominated candidates for mayor and city council positions. Jessie Carpenter, the city clerk, said that Mayor Bruce Williams will not seek reelection and nominated Ward 3 councilmember Kate Stewart to run for mayor. Her opponent is Takoma Park resident, Warren Holmes.

Meanwhile, Ward 1 has three candidates running for the council position: Peter Kovar, Victor Thuronyi, Elizabeth Forbes Wallace. All other Ward council positions are uncontested.

The election is set for November 3rd, where voters will also have the opportunity to vote to change future election dates. For full details about Takoma Park ballot information you can visit the Takoma Park election site. You can also view the full list of candidates below or on The City of Takoma Park website.

Candidates for Mayor

Kate Stewart

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PHOTO| Kate Stewart

Warren Holmes

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PHOTO| Takoma Park City Clerk

 Council Candidates

Ward 1

Peter Kovar
Victor Thuronyi
Elizabeth Forbes Wallace

Ward 2


Tim Male


Ward 3

Rizzy Qureshi


Ward 4

Terry Seamens


Ward 5

Jarrett Smith


Ward 6

Fred Schultz

Maureen Chowdhury

About Maureen Chowdhury

Maureen Chowdhury is a multimedia journalist with Montgomery Community Media. She can be reached at mchowdhury@mymcmedia.org and on Twitter at @MediaMaureen. Maureen authors the blog Sound Check on MyMCMedia.

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