Town Election Day is less than three months away. Nomination papers for the Annual Town Election have been available at the Town Clerk's office since Jan. 22. Nomination papers must be returned to the town clerk's office by 5 p.m. on March 25 for certification.
Town election day is Monday, May 13, and Town Meeting is April 22.
The following seats are open:
Moderator - One one-year term
Board of Selectmen - One three-year term
Planning Board - One three-year term
Northborough School Committee - One three-year term
Regional School Committee - One three-year term
We'll be checking with the town clerk for periodical updates to see who is throwing his or her hat in the ring.
So far, according to Town Clerk Andy Dowd, the following residents have pulled papers to run in the election: Frederick George (moderator), Leslie Rutan (Board of Selectmen), Joan Frank (school committee) and Michelle Gillespie (Planning Board). Of note: Nancy Berglund has informed the town that she is not planning to run for school committee again.