Vincent L. Ford
I am Vincent L. Ford, Council- Member for Ward 6, and I am seeking a seventh term. I must thank my family for supporting my decision to again run for a seat on the council. I am married to Marion (Loretta) and have two children, Danielle and David. The family attends Reid Temple A.M.E. Church where I sing in the men’s choir and my wife teaches Sunday School. I am a graduate of Howard University, School of Architecture. My wife is a teacher at Judith P Hoyer Early Childhood Center. After retiring from the District of
Columbia Government in 2002, I founded Ford & Associates, LLC., in 2003 The company performs building and zoning code analysis, and inspections. I am a member of the International Building Code Council and a member of the Maryland Building Officials Association I am currently serving in the position as Vice Mayor. I bring to the position 12 years of experience on the council and 26 years of public service as Chief Building Inspector for the District of Columbia Government and the city of Laurel, Maryland. During my years on the Council, the Mayor and Town Council have worked cooperatively in resolving problems concerning residential and business property maintenance, public safety, economic development, and enforcement of town ordinances. I have served on various committees during my tenure on the Council to include Landover Road Revitalization Committee,
Public Safety Committee, and liaison to the schools. I am presently a member of the School Base Management Team at Judith P. Hoyer Early Childhood Center. It has been an honor and pleasure serving the residents of Ward 6 and citizens in other wards in the town.
I welcome the opportunity to continue to represent Ward 6, and if reelected I will continue to work to improve the economic conditions and quality of life for the resident’s of the town.