Originally published in Castine Patriot, January 9, 2014
Nomination papers available for open Penobscot seats
by Anne Berleant
Voters will decide four municipal seats and two school board seats at town elections on March 3. Nomination papers are available at the town office and are due back by Monday, January 20. No papers have yet been filed, according to town clerk Mary Ellen Gross, as of January 3.
Open seats are one three-year term as selectman, currently held by Stanley Shorey; two three-year terms on the school board, currently held by Anne Hayes-Grillo and Jennifer Pert; two three-year terms on the Finance Committee that are currently open; and a two-year term as town clerk, now held by Gross.