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07/30/2018 - updated 09/07/2018

Nominating petition status:

  Address Date taken Date verified
Town Council      
* John C. Voltz 33 Philip Road 08/21/2018 09/07/2018
* Jeremy A. Gabrielson 5 Rocky Knoll Road 08/24/2018 09/07/2018
* Valerie J. Deveraux 587 Shore Road 08/24/2018 09/07/2018
* James M. "Jamie" Garvin 76 Oakhurst Road 08/27/2018 09/04/2018
* James C. Tasse 30 Cliff Avenue 08/31/2018 09/07/2018
Aaron W. Mosher 6 Leighton Farm Road 08/31/2018  
School Board      
Valerie J. Deveraux 587 Shore Road 08/21/2018  
* Elizabeth Scifres 22 Longfellow Drive 08/27/2018 09/07/2018
* Heather W. Altenburg 31 Olde Colony Lane 08/31/2018 09/06/2018
* Laura E. DeNino 7 Steeplebush Road 09/07/2018 09/07/2018

* Petition signatures verified, name will appear on Nov. 6 ballot

Nomination papers for 2018 Town Council, School Board election available July 30, due Sept. 7

Nomination papers for the Nov. 6, 2018 municipal election are available at the town clerk's office (directions) beginning July 30.

Three seats on the Town Council and three seats on the School Board will be up for election. They are currently held by Councilors Jamie Garvin, Sara Lennon and Jessica Sullivan; and School Board members Heather Altenburg, Elizabeth Scifres and John Voltz. All are three-year terms to expire Dec. 13, 2021.

Papers are due Friday, Sept. 7, 2018.

Here is a summary of the 2018 municipal election (Town Council and School Board) dates and deadlines

ELECTION DAY
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2018
CEHS Gym or Cafeteria
Polls Open 7 am Close 8 pm

NOMINATION PAPERS AVAILABLE
MONDAY, July 30, 2018
Town Clerk's Office Open
Monday 7:30-5
Tue - Fri 7:30-4

NOMINATION PAPERS DUE
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2018
Town Clerk's Office 4:00PM

SEATS AVAILABLE
TOWN COUNCIL                    
James M. Garvin term until 12/10/2018
Sara W. Lennon term until 12/10/2018
Jessica L. Sullivan term until 12/10/2018

SCHOOL BOARD
Heather W. Altenburg
term until 2/10/2018
Elizabeth K. Scifres term until 12/10/2018
John C. Voltz term until 12/10/2018

QUALIFICATIONS
*Registered Voter of Cape Elizabeth
*Residency Required During Term of Office

SIGNATURES REQUIRED TO BE NOMINATED FOR OFFICE

  • Between 25 and 100 registered voters of Cape Elizabeth. The voter may sign as many nomination papers for each office as the voters chooses, regardless of the number of vacancies to be filled.

NOMINEE MUST APPEAR IN PERSON, PRIOR TO THE DEADLINE, TO COMPLETE THE NOMINATION PAPERS.

SIGNS
Each candidate is encouraged to contact the Town Clerk prior to erecting political signs. The Town's Sign Ordinance, Chapter 21, limits the size and placement of political signs in Cape Elizabeth.

OFFICE HOURS
The Town Clerk's Office is open Monday 7:30 - 5:00 and Tuesday through Friday 7:30 - 4:00. The Town Clerk may be reached at debra.lane@capeelizabeth.org
or 207-799-7665.