The deadline to file to run for town of Townsend council is 4 p.m. on April 4.
Town elections will be held Saturday, May 4 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. at town hall on South Street.
Seats held by Councilwoman Karen Jennings and councilmen John Ness and Dwain Haines will be up for election.
Anyone who wishes to run for council can pick up their petitions of candidacy at town hall after March 4.
To vote in the town of Townsend election, residents must be registered to vote with the town.
Residents can register to vote Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., and Saturday, April 6 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The deadline to register to vote in this year's election is Friday, April 19 at 4 p.m.