Originally published in The Weekly Packet, February 2, 2017
Surry opens its nomination process
by Faith DeAmbrose
Nomination papers are available February 2 in Surry.
Open is one three-year seat on the board of selectmen (also serving as assessor and overseer of the poor), currently held by Steve Bemiss.
There are two open three-year school board seats, currently held by Joan Welgoss and Marlene Tallent.
Papers can be obtained from the town clerk and are due back by 4 p.m. March 7.
Surry’s town meeting will begin with elections on Friday, April 21, with polls open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. The business portion of the meeting will reconvene at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 24 at the elementary school.