Any resident of Friendsville who is registered with the County Board of Elections or the town of Friendsville Election Board may file a petition for office for the position of one of three town council member positions for the February 14, 2017 municipal election.  They must submit a Petition for Office to the Clerk/Treasurer by 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 2, 2017.  The Clerk/Treasurer will be available at Town Hall on Monday’s, Tuesday’s and Thursday’s from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.  Council members Thomas Fike, Joseph Sessa and Jess Whittemore are eligible to file for re-election.  Julia Sines, Pamela Humberson and Jerry Fike have one year remaining along with Mayor Schlosnagle.

Karen S. Benedict