Colchester - posted Jun, 14 2013
COLCHESTER- The Coalition to Form the Colchester Independent Party is actively seeking candidates to run for office in the November 2013 municipal elections. A meeting of all interested residents is scheduled for Saturday June 29 at 9 a.m. at the Country Place Community Center, 1 Birch Circle, in Colchester. The offices open for election this year include First Selectman, Board of Selectman, Town Treasurer, Board of Finance, Board of Education, and Board of Assessment Appeals. The CIP coalition seeks to run candidates for all of the ballot positions. In addition to nominating candidates for elected office, the coalition wants to include as many people as possible in the campaign efforts, from shaping a party platform to mounting a strong educational “get out the vote campaign." All Colchester residents interested in learning more about the Colchester Independent Party or possibly running for office are encouraged to attend the June 29th meeting. Please RSVP by phone 860-537-3852 or by email at CIP06415@gmail.com so adequate seating and refreshments can be arranged.