Come to the Forum!


Dear Readers,

Come on down! Pick a candidate! Support your candidate! Or just come down to enjoy Takoma Park’s small-town politics IN ACTION at the Takoma Voice Candidate Forum, Weds, 7:00 pm, October 19, City Council Chambers, 7500 Maple Ave., Takoma Park, MD. Please arrive in time to be seated at 7:00 pm.

The candidates – challengers and incumbents – will be there to state their positions and answer questions posed by Takoma Voice staff, forum audience members, and readers. You can post YOUR question to

The forum will be moderated by Takoma Voice editor/publisher Eric Bond and Voice staff member Bill Brown.

The city cable channel (Channel 13 on both cable providers) will broadcast the forum live. It will also be streamed live and archived live for later viewing on the city website.

– Gilbert

About the Author

Gilbert is the pseudonym of a hard-bitten, hard-drinking, long-time Takoma Park resident who maintains the granolapark blog. Gilbert and William L. Brown — Granola Park's mild-mannered chief of staff, researcher, and drink pourer — have never been seen in the same place at the same time.