Press Release


Town Clerk Tracy K. Kenney has announced that nomination papers for the April 8, 2008 Annual Town Election will be available in the Town Clerk’s office beginning January 23, 2008 at 9am.  The last day to obtain nomination papers is February 6, 2008 at 5pm.

Those seeking office in the election must obtain the signatures of at least fifty registered voters in the Town of Canton.  The last day to file completed nomination papers with the Town Clerk’s office is February 8, 2008 at 5pm.

 The offices to be contested are as follows:

Board of Selectmen:                             Two, three year terms
Board of Assessors:                             One, three year term
Board of Health:                                     One, three year term
School Committee:                                Two, three year terms
Planning Board:                                     One, five year term
Trustees of Public Library:                  Three, three year terms
Housing Authority:                                One, five year term