Nomination papers available in Union

By Beth A. Birmingham | Mar 31, 2014
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Union — Nomination papers for the June municipal elections are available at the town office.

Positions that are available include one three-year term on the Regional School Unit 40 Board of Directors; one three-year and one two-year term on the Board of Selectmen; and a one-year term for treasurer.

Robert Williams was appointed to fill the school board seat for the unexpired term of Gail Hawes, who resigned late last year. He has taken out papers.

Board of Selectmen Chairman Elmer Savage's three-year term expires along with Selectman Greg Grotton's two-year term.

Laura Curtis, current treasurer, has also taken out nomination papers to seek reelection.

The deadline for filing is Monday, April 28.

Union will hold its Election Day on June 10, followed by town meeting June 16.

Courier Publications reporter Beth A. Birmingham can be reached at 594-4401 ext. 125 or via email at

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Beth Birmingham
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Beth rejoined Courier Publications' news staff in February 2013. She previously worked at The Courier-Gazette from 1981 to 1990.

Her coverage area includes Warren, Union, Friendship, Waldoboro, Washington and RSU40.

Beth has a passion for photography, and a degree from the University of Maine at Augusta, in affiliation with the Maine Photographic Workshop in Rockport.

Aside from photography, Beth enjoys working out, ocean therapy sessions and walks along the waterfront, as well as other outdoor activities. She has a daughter, Claire, who is 16.

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