Council, school board seats on ballot

Nomination papers for spring’s annual election will be available at the town clerk’s office beginning Jan. 7. According to Assistant Town Clerk Jolie Sprague-Martin, available offices will include three seats, all for three years, on the Town Council. Precinct 4 Councilor Kristy Colon, the council’s current president, and Councilor at Large Michael Berolini are both serving terms set to expire in the spring. Paul Sullivan, who replaced Peter Riordan as the councilor for Precinct 7 after the Nov. 6 recall election, is finishing out his term, which also expires this spring. Other offices on the ballot include two three-year regional School Committee terms, three library trustee terms, all for three years, and a five-year seat on the Housing Authority. The spring election is set for April 27.