OPEN CANDIDACY POSITIONS IN TOWN 2021

First day for candidates in towns with non-partisan official ballot system to file declarations of candidacy with town clerk [RSA 669:19; 652:20 - seventh Wednesday before town meeting.


Last day for filing declarations of candidacy with town clerk in towns with non-partisan official ballot system. Town clerk's office must be open at least from 3 to 5 pm. [RSA 669:19; 652:20 - the Friday next following the first day for candidates to file declarations of candidacy on January 20]


Town Clerk's office is open Mondays 9-11 am and Wednesday 3-6 pm. Town Clerk's office will also be open January 29th from 3-5 pm to accept declarations of candidacy.


Open Positions are as follows....


1 - Selectman: 3 year term

1 - Treasurer: 1 year term

1 - Moderator: 1 year term

2 - Trustees: one 3 year term and one 2 year term

1 - Planning Board: 3 year term

3 - Auditor: one 3 year term, one 2 year term, and one 1 year term

1 - Cemetery Trustee: 3 year term


To file for candidacy you must be a town resident and on the voter checklist. Any questions please contact the Town Clerk at 603-786-9476 during open office hours or leave a message at 603-786-5095.

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