Filing period for town offices announced

The filing period for town offices to be elected at Town Meeting on April 12 is Wednesday, Feb. 24, through 5 p.m. Friday, March 4. These positions will be elected:

Two councilors, three years.

Two Ethics Committee members, three years.

One library trustee, three years.

One trustee of the trust funds, three years.

One moderator, two years.

One supervisor of the checklist, six years.

Candidates must file with the town clerk to have their name placed on the ballot, must be a registered voter and live in Merrimack. Candidates for Town Council must also have lived in Merrimack for at least one year.