The deadline has passed for turning in nomination papers for the November election in the City of Ellsworth and the ballot is now set. There will be 5 people running for 3 seats on the Ellsworth City Council.

Gary Fortier who's term was expiring has decided not to run for re-election as has Dawn Ihle Hudson. Marc Blanchette is running for re-election.

The names appearing on the ballot for City Council are

  • Marc Blanchette - 74 Birch Avenue
  • Edward Kamin III - 41 Church Street
  • Michelle R. Kaplan - 58 Laurel Street
  • Gene C. Lyons - 62 Graham Way
  • Robert P. Miller - 23 Christopher Way


The Library Trustees and School Committee elections are uncontested

Library Trustee 3 Year Term

  • Anne S. Lusby - 22 Beals Avenue

Library Trustee 2 Year Term

  • Craig S. MacDonald - 545 Surry Road

Library Trustee 1 Year Term

  • Ann M. Dyer - 12 Hannah Way Apartment #6

Ellsworth School Board

  • Jennifer LW Alexander - 28 Speed Way
  • Paul Markosian - 55 School Street