By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Absentee ballots are available in the Town Clerk’s Office, if you’re a Bellingham resident who wants to vote in next week’s Town Election, but will be out of town or you’re unable to get to the polls. Bellingham residents will be electing new selectmen. Incumbants Michael Soter and Donald DiMartinis along with newcomer Stuart LeClaire are vying for two-three-year seats on the board. Michael Connor and Cynthia McNulty are seeking a two-year seat on the board. Running for an open seat on the School Committee is Francis Cartier and Lori Columbo. On the Planning Board, William O’Connell Junior is seeking re-election and is being challenged by James Dunlea. If you’re unable to get to the Town Clerk’s Office to pick up an absentee ballot, one can be sent to your home. Just contact the Town Clerk’s Office. The Bellingham Town Election is set for next Tuesday May 2nd.