On May 26th Darren Vilus filed to run for Howard County Council in District 4 (on the Republican side of the race). This is the first official filing of any local candidate running in Howard County in 2022.

There are no social media accounts or a website listed for this campaign as of this article.

Scott E’s Blog has written about Darren Vilus in the past:


The filing deadline for candidates is February 22, 2022:

Learn more here:

Deb Jung is the current County Councilmember in District 4. There currently is no official word if she will seek reelection in 2022 (that I have seen).

I will continue to check for new candidate fillings from time to time and provide updates here on the blog.

Scott E