Most races in Livermore contested

By Donna M. Perry, Sun Journal
Posted June 11, 2012, at 5:25 a.m.

LIVERMORE, Maine — Voters will have to make choices when they head to the polls on Tuesday, June 12.

The polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Fire Station.

There are two contested races for the Board of Selectpersons.

Selectperson Chairwoman Grace Jacques is being challenged for another three-year term on the board by Megan Dion and Rodney Newman.

Selectperson Brenda Merrill is in a four-way race to retain a two-year seat on the board. Merrill is contested by residents Peter Castonguay, Timothy Cox and Dennis Lee.

Livermore Treasurer Kurt Schaub is also being challenged for another two-year term. Schaub and Cathy Lee are both seeking the term.

Town Clerk Renda Libby is unopposed in her quest for another two-year term.

Regional School Unit 73 Director Tim Madden is also unopposed for a three-year term on the School Board.

In neighboring Livermore Falls, there are no contested races on Tuesday, June 12, and no one sought papers for one of two RSU 73 seats.

Polls will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the town office.

Selectwoman Louise Chabot is running for a three-year term, and Kenneth Pelletier is seeking a two-year term on the Board of Selectmen.

RSU 73 Director Carmen Cullen is unopposed for a three-year term. No one took out papers for a three-year term currently held by Director Jackie Knight. She said she will run as a write-in candidate for the position.

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