Milford’s town election is just three weeks away! The incumbent Highway Surveyor and Acting Tax Collector both have challengers. Two open seats on the School Committee are being sought by four new contenders, and two incumbents on the Board of Library Trustees are being challenged by a third candidate.
How well do you know the candidates?
Citizens for Milford recognizes the importance of all town positions and would like every voter to have the information needed to make informed choices at the ballot box. With that goal in mind, we will be hosting aCANDIDATES FORUM featuring all the candidates running in a contested raceon Tuesday, March 25th, from6:45 to 8:45 p.m. in the Milford Town Library. The Forum will be video recorded and available for all to watch on Milford TV AND on this website within 48 hours after the event.
Not only will the Forum provide the opportunity for you to hear directly from the candidates, it will also provide an opportunity for you to ask questions. Plus, Citizens for Milford will be distributing a printed questionnaire to Forum attendees that lists the candidates’ answers to questions posed by Milford citizens. The questionnaires will also be published here on our website.
To learn more about the Candidates Forum, click the FORUM tab.
The Forum is FREE and open to the public. We look forward to seeing you at the Candidates Forum on March 25th!
Welcome to the website for the newly organized Citizens for Milford.
Citizens for Milford is a volunteer, nonpartisan, grassroots organization. We are a diverse group of citizens from all over town who care about our community. To learn more about us and our mission, please click the ABOUT US tab.
SAVE THE DATE! Candidates Forum Scheduled for March 25th
Citizens for Milford is thrilled to announce a Candidates Forum for our inaugural event, an opportunity for the Milford public to hear from the candidates in the town’s upcoming election. The Candidates Forum is scheduled for Tuesday, March 25th, from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. in the Milford Town Library. Due to time considerations, only those candidates running in a contested race have been asked to participate. The forum will be video recorded and available for all to watch on Milford TV and on this website within 48 hours after the event.
To read more about the Candidates Forum, click the FORUM tab.
What Would YOU Ask Each Candidate? Send Us Your Questions
Citizens for Milford invites residents to consider potential questions before the forum and to submit them in advance. We will organize and send the questions to each candidate and will distribute all the questions and answers in a printed questionnaire to attendees the night of the forum. The questionnaire will also be posted online here on our website. Any Milford resident who would like to submit a question to the candidates can email the question to CitizensforMilford@gmail.com or you can call 508.498.2409. Please be sure to indicate which candidates you would like to answer your question. The deadline for submitting questions is March 10.
FIELD OF FLAGS: MEMORIAL DAY Everyone invited to help install the flags on May 24 and take them down on June 5. We will meet in Draper Park at 9:30 a.m. both days.
FIELD OF FLAGS: INDEPENDENCE DAY Everyone invited to help install the flags on June 28 and take them down on July 10. We will meet in Draper Park at 9:30 a.m. both days.
FIELD OF FLAGS: VETERANS DAY Everyone invited to help install the flags on Nov. 1 and take them down on Nov. 13. We will meet in Draper Park at 9:30 a.m. both days.
VETERANS DAY CEREMONY Friday, November 10 at 11:00 a.m. | Draper Memorial Park
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING Friday, December 1 | Draper Memorial Park Arrive at 5:30 p.m. for cocoa, cookies, and chili. Santa arrives at 5:45 p.m. The Greater Milford Community Chorus begins the holiday sing-along at 6:00 p.m. And we light the tree at 6:30 p.m.! ALL INVITED!