Gaithersburg City Council Elections & KCA Meet the Candidates Forum
By Chris Campbell, KCA President
As you may know, the City of Gaithersburg is in one of their election years. There are six candidates who are running for three positions on the City Council. The candidates include Neil Harris, Yamil Hernandez, Daniel Lukomsky, Shanika Whitehurst, Omodamola Williams, and Robert Wu. The three elected candidates will serve four-year terms. The City has posted candidate biographies. Then can be found here: https://www.gaithersburgmd.gov/government/elections/candidate-information
Election day is Tuesday, November 7th. You can vote in person or by mail-in. Approved mail-in ballots will be sent on Friday, October 6, 2023 and will not be mailed after November 1, 2023. Mail-in ballots must be dropped off or postmarked by 8 pm on November 7th. To register for a mail-in ballot, please use this link: https://fs30.formsite.com/GBurgMD/Mail-InBallotApplication/index.
In person voting will only be done at the Activity Center at Bohrer Park. Early voting will be on Sunday, October 29th from 10 am to 5 pm. On election day, they will be open from 7 am to 8 pm.
The KCA will host a Meet the Candidates forum on TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2023 on Zoom from 7:30-9 pm.
If you wish to submit questions or topics for the forum, please use the following Google Form: https://forms.gle/PjT5PHDEx15r1unf8 . We will post the video on YouTube the following day.
Questions? Email me at President@Kentlands.com