Six candidates are running for three seats on Townsend Town Council.
The Townsend Town Council election will be held at town hall, 141 Main St., today, Saturday, May 4 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Six candidates are running to fill three seats on the five-member council. The terms are for two years each.
The candidates, in alphabetical order, are:
• Anthony Franco,
• Scott Lobdell,
• Thomas McDonald,
• Richard Palumbo,
• Dr. Marcelle Paschall-Wiggins,
• Deidre Sosa.
For profiles of the candidates, see the Townsend website, www.townsend.delaware.gov.
To be eligible to vote, a person must:
• be at least 18 years old;
• reside in town limits for 90 consecutive days immediately preceding the election and/or be a legal owner of property within the corporate limits of the Town of Townsend for 90 consecutive days immediately preceding the election;
• be a citizen of the United States;
• be registered to vote with the state of Delaware.