By Starrla Cray
WRIGHT, CARVER, McLEOD COUNTIES, MN Local township residents are eligible to file for positions that will be offered in the spring township elections.
The filing period is from Tuesday, Dec. 29 through Tuesday, Jan. 12 at 5 p.m., and there is a filing fee of $2.
Generally, one supervisor and the treasurer positions are up, which feature three-year and two-year terms, respectively.
A few local exceptions are Hollywood, Camden, Bergen, and Winsted townships, which conducted elections in the past fall election.
Burton Horsch’s term as supervisor for Victor Township is up, as well as Sharon Glessing’s position as clerk.
Residents of Victor Township are eligible for these positions, and may call Glessing for more information or to file at (320) 543-2276.
In Middleville, Jim Raymond’s term as supervisor is up, as well as Joey Berg’s term as clerk.
Those interested in filing should either call the township hall at (320) 543-3807, or call Berg at (612) 247-4348.
Woodland Township features two open seats. Supervisor Ken Pawelk’s position is up, as well as Clerk Gloria Janikula’s position.
For more information or to file, contact Janikula at (763) 658-4177.
Marysville Township also has a seat open, for the supervisor position currently served by Dick Sawatzke. Those interesting in filing should call the township hall at (763) 658-4064 or Clerk Dorothy Rahn at (763) 658-6171.