Nomination papers available for town election

Nomination papers are available at the town clerk’s office at Town Hall for the May 21 annual town election. To be included on the ballot, a candidate must collect at least 50 signatures of registered voters and submit them to the town clerk’s office before 5 p.m. on April 2. This year, residents will vote for two selectmen, two School Committee members, a member of the Housing Authority, and the town moderator. So far, three candidates have taken out and returned nomination papers: School Committee incumbent Sean Gresh, School Committee challenger Sarah Player, and incumbent town moderator Tom Murphy. The last day to register to vote is April 24.