By MyFM's Rick Michaels - Nomination papers for Bellingham residents interested in running for town boards and committees in the annual town election will be available beginning today. Among the positions up for election in May, two three-year terms and two one-year terms on the Board of Selectmen. Both Michael Soter and Donald Martinis are the incumbants whose terms are ending. There’s also a three-year term on both the Planning Board and School Committee plus a three-year term for a Library Trustee and a five-year seat on the Housing Authority. The last day to obtain nomination papers will be March 9. Return date is March 14 and the election is May 2nd.
Hopedale also has nomination papers becoming available today with their annual town election set for May 9th.