Town Elections

2018 Town Elections

This year, our Town Elections will be held on Tuesday, March 13.  Voting will be at the Town Hall, as usual, and the polls will open at 8:00 AM.  The Town Meeting will be held on the following day, Wednesday, March 14th at 7:00 PM.  The Puddledock Press has posted 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 on March 13.  The Questions are posted below.  A list of open positions will be posted below and the answers or statements submitted by the Candidates will be linked to the Candidate's name next to the position they hope to win in the election.  We hope that this service will be of value to our voters and Candidates alike.

Town Election Information


Farmington Board of Selectmen

2018 Candidates:  Electing 2 open positions for 3 year terms.
   Dave Connolly 
   Charlie King no response to information request
   Terry "TJ" Place no response to information request

2018 Town Warrant
Select Board Members
Town Meeting Information and Town reports
Farmington Community TV 26  Watch meetings online.


Farmington Budget Committee

2018 Candidates:  Electing 3 open positions for 3 year terms.
   Michelle Elbert 
   Elizabeth Johnson - no response to information request
   Jason Lauze 
   Samantha Place no response to information request 

Budget Committee Members


Farmington School Board

2018 Candidates:  Electing 1 open position for 3 year term.
   Stan Freeda
   Steven Henry     
   Joe Pitre no response to information request

School Board Members
2018 School Warrant  Articles
Other School Budget Documents
Farmington School District TV 25  Watch meetings online.


Questions for Candidates

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 become a member of the Selectboard?
  • 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 do you believe a municipality should provide for its citizens?
  • What do you believe is the most important initiative the Farmington Selectboard can implement?

For Budget Committee Candidates
  • Why do you want to become a member of the Budget Committee?
  • 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 do you believe is the most important responsibility of the Farmington Budget Committee?

For School Board Candidates
  • Why do you want to become a member of the School Board?
  • 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?
  • What improvements would you make to the education of the children of Farmington?
  • What do you believe is the most important educational initiative the Farmington School District should implement?
Please submit any questions you would like us to consider adding to this list to PuddledockPress@gmail.com.  Thank you.