BELFAST, Maine - Nomination papers for municipal offices will be available at the city clerk’ s office beginning July 24. Completed papers must be returned by Aug. 29 to earn a place on the Nov. 4 ballot.
Two-year terms on the City Council for wards one, two and five are open this year. Also open are two-year and three-year terms on the SAD 34 board of directors and two-year terms for five election wardens and ward clerks from wards one through five.
Nomination papers for city councilors, wardens, ward clerks and SAD 34 board of directors need no less than 25 nor more than 100 signatures from registered voters as specified in the Belfast city charter.
All nomination papers must be turned in by 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, when names will be drawn for placement on the ballot for all contested races.
For more information, contact the City Clerk’ s office, Belfast City Hall, 131 Church St., Belfast 04915, or call 338-3063, ext. 14 or e-mail email@example.com.