Town Elections

2017 Town Elections

Town Elections were postponed due to severe snow storm on Tuesday, March 14 for two weeks.  Voting was held at the Town Hall as usual on Tuesday, March 28, with the Town Meeting held on Wednesday, March 29th.

Farmington Board of Selectmen:
Select Board Members
2017 Town Warrant Articles
Other Town Meeting Documents
Farmington Community TV 26  Watch meetings online.

Farmington Budget Committee:
Budget Committee Members

Farmington School Board:
School Board Members
2017 School Warrant  Articles
Other School Budget Documents
Farmington School District TV 25  Watch meetings online.

The Puddledock Press devdeloped a series of questions for Candidates to answer, if they so choose, so the voters can get to know them a little better and understand their positions so they may make informed decisions when they vote at Town Election.  The Questions are posted below.  The answers or statements submitted by the Candidates will be linked to the Candidate's name on this site prior to elections.  We hope that this service will be of value to our voters and Candidates alike.

For Board of Selectman Candidates
  • Why do you want to hold the office you seek?
  • If you are an incumbent, describe one contribution that you made on the Board.
  • If you are a challenger, describe one challenge you see with the present Board. 
  • What is your vision for Farmington's economic future?
  • How do you accommodate those that do not share your vision?
  • What services and resources should a municipality provide for its citizens?
  • What are the first 5 actions you would take, or encourage the board to take, if you were elected?

For Budget Committee Candidates
  • Why do you want to hold the office you seek?
  • If you are an incumbent, describe one contribution that you made on the Board.
  • If you are a challenger, describe one challenge you see with the present Board. 
  • What is your vision for Farmington's economic future?
  • How will you balance an affordable tax rate with the investment needs for Farmington's infrastructure?
  • What are the first 5 actions you would take, or encourage the board to take, if you were elected?

For School Board Candidates
  • Why do you want to hold the office you seek?
  • If you are an incumbent, describe one contribution that you made on the Board.
  • If you are a challenger, describe one challenge you see with the present Board. 
  • What is your vision for Farmington School District?
  • Do you support accreditation for Farmington schools?  Why or why not?
  • What improvements would you make to the education of the children of Farmington?
  • What are the first 5 actions you would take, or encourage the board to take, if you were elected?
Please submit any questions you would like us to consider adding to this list to PuddledockPress@gmail.com.  Thank you.