File Declarations of Candidacy with the Town Clerk

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Pursuant to RSA 669:19-21; 652:20; 40:13, VII, the first day for candidates to file declarations of candidacy with the Town Clerk is January 19, 2022 through January 28, 2022 at 5:00 P.M.

The following offices are open for filing:
One (1) Selectman for a three (3) year term 
One (1) Library Trustee for a three (3) year term
One (1) Library Trustee for a one (1) year term
Three (3) Budget Committee Members for a three (3) year term
**One (1) Police Commissioner for a three (3) year term
Two (2) Planning Board members for a three (3) year term
One (1) Trustee of Trust Funds for a three (3) year term
One (1) Zoning Board of Adjustment Member for (3) years
One (1) Supervisor of the Checklist for a six (6) year term

**Applicants filing for the Police Commissioner’s position must be a resident of Wolfeboro for five years.

The first session will be held on Tuesday, February 8, 2022, commencing at 7:00 P.M., with a snow date of February 10, 2022 being held at the Governor Wentworth Regional School Art Center. Town elections will be held on March 8, 2022, from 8:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M., in the Great Hall of the Town Office Building.  

Just a reminder…..
you must be a registered voter in order to vote in the March 8th election and a valid ID is required. (You can register to vote on the day of election and you must provide a valid ID with proof of residency).  You can’t participate in the First Session voting procedures if you are not a registered voter.

Also, please note that the last day for voters to petition the Board of Selectmen to include an Article in the March 8th Town Election Warrant is Tuesday, January 11, 2022.

Anyone with a disability requiring any modification and/or auxiliary aid to access the elections and or/ first session, please notify Patricia M. Waterman, Town Clerk, at 569-5328 or 569-8154 at least seventy-two (72) hours prior to the date of the election and the first session.

FYI: Voters who are still concerned about voting due to COVID infection will still be able to request an absentee ballot by checking “I am unable to vote in person due to a disability”, since COVID falls within the definition of disability.  Currently, COVID will not be listed on the application as it was in 2020.

Patricia M. Waterman
Town Clerk