UPDATED: 2 Candidates file for Milton Town Council, 2 File for Mayor

Dec 31, 2012 -- 9:56am

UPDATED:   There will be 2 candidates running for a seat on the Milton Town Council.  John Collier and Michael Cote, who was on the finance committee, are vying for seats that were held by Norman Lester and Leah Betts – neither is running for re-election.  In the Mayor’s race, Cliff Newlands is challenged by Councilwoman Marion Jones.  The election is set for Saturday, March 2 – voters have until Friday, February 1st to register.



Candidates wishing to run for a spot on the Milton Town Council have until 4:30 this afternoon to file.

The Mayor’s seat and two council seats are up for grabs, Saturday, March 2.

Mayor Cliff Newlands is being challenged by Councilwoman Marion Jones. Councilman Norman Lester is NOT running for re-election. And Councilwoman Leah Betts hasn’t filed yet. John Collier has thrown his hat into the ring to vie for a seat on Milton's Town Council.

AGAIN, today is the filing deadline for candidates. The voter registration deadline is 4:30 p.m., Friday, February 1.

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