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.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 30, 2018
Citizens for Milford Public Meeting Town Library at 7:00 p.m. The Parks Commissioners will be our featured speakers. NOTE: This date has been changed from what was originally scheduled.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14, 2018
Last day to register to vote in the April Town Election. Register with the Town Clerk before 8:00 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14, 2018
CANDIDATES FORUM in St. Mary's Parish Hall at 7:00 p.m.
TUESDAY, APRIL 3, 2018
TOWN ELECTION. VOTE!!! Polls open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2018
SUNDAY, MAY 20, 2018
MEDAL OF LIBERTY CEREMONY Upper Town Hall at 2:00 p.m.
CANDIDATES FORUM Forum will feature candidates for State Senator and State Representative. Date to be announced.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2018
VETERANS DAY PARADE AND CEREMONY