Where, when to vote Nov. 5
State and local elections will be held Nov. 5 in Midcoast communities.
In Rockland, three candidates are seeking two seats on the City Council: Louise MacLellan-Ruf, incumbent Larry Pritchett and Harold Perry.
Residents will also elect two Regional School Unit 13 board members. Three are running for the seats: Incumbent Donald Robishaw Jr., incumbent William Pearce and Steven Roberts.
City voters will decide whether to approve borrowing $586,000 to build a sand-and-salt shed near the transfer station.
Cushing voters will decide on a fireworks ordinance and St. George residents will vote on local ordinance items.
Voters will also decide on five state bond issues seeking voter approval to apportion money to update educational facilities at state colleges and universities, as well as bonds to improve the Army National Guard centers and reconstruction and rehabilitation of highways, bridges and ports.
The following are the polling times and places for local municipalities:
Friendship: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friendship Town Office
North Haven: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., North Haven Town Office
Rockland: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Recreation Center, Limerock Street
Thomaston: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., American Legion Hall, Watts Lane
Union: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Union Town Hall
Vinalhaven: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Vinalhaven Town Office
Waldoboro: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Municipal Building, 1600 Atlantic Highway
Warren: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Warren Town Office
Washington: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Bryant Room of Gibbs Library
Cushing: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Community Center.
St. George: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Town Office.
South Thomaston: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Municipal Building.
Owls Head: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Community Building.