Books open for filing August 3 in Williamston


The Town of Williamston will hold a general election for two council offices on Tuesday, November 8.

Books will be open for filing for the two seats on Williamston Town Council at 12 p.m. on August 3 and remain open during regular business hours until 12 p.m. on August 17. The filing fee for the office of Councilman is $50.

The offices of Town Councilman Ward 1, currently held by Tony Hagood, and Town Councilman Ward 2, currently held by Lee Cole, are up for this election.

Citizens desiring to be candidates for one of the listed offices may file at the Williamston Municipal Center, 12 W. Main St., Williamston.

Any person wishing to register to vote in this election must do so no later than October 8, 2022.