25 Feb Lincoln County Democratic Party Caucuses March 4
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Chris Johnson, Somerville at (207) 549-3358
Democratic Party Caucuses are Sunday, March 4, with a snow date of March 11. The caucuses are a chance to meet local legislative and other candidates, get involved in a municipal committee, and become a delegate to the state Democratic Convention.
People from all walks of life are coming forward in these times to stand up for their rights, demand respect, speak the truth, and even run for office. Your time to take a stand and hold representatives accountable is here. Your chance to be part of the wave of change has arrived. These caucuses are where it all begins,” says Chris Johnson, Chair of the Lincoln County Democrats.
Step 1: Pre-register at https://my.mainedems.org/caucus/prereg before Friday, March 2.
It will make your check-in quicker if you bring your printed caucus record form with you.
Step 2: Whether you pre-register or not, arrive at your caucus location when the doors open so you have a chance to hear candidates and catch up with fellow Democrats. Caucus locations, times, the towns meeting there, and their conveners are listed below. All caucuses are Sunday, March 4.
Wiscasset Elementary School, 83 Federal St, Wiscasset
Opens 12:30 PM, Starts 1:00 PM, Town Clerks should be there at or before 12:30 PM.
Alna: Anne Simpson, (207) 633-4406
Wiscasset: Tom Eichler, (207) 882-7060; ALT: Wendy Ross
Boothbay Region High School*, 236 Townsend Ave, Boothbay Harbor
Opens 1:30 PM, Starts 2:00 PM, Town Clerks should be there at or before 1:30 PM.
Boothbay: Stephen Gottlieb, (207) 633-6533
Boothbay Harbor: Barbara Burt, (207) 318-6287
Edgecomb: Jarryl Larson, (207) 882-5059
Southport: Vernon Rail, (207) 633-9880
Westport Island: Jeffery Tarbox, (207) 776-2015
*Disclaimer per BBRHS policy: “This event is not sponsored by the Boothbay-Boothbay Harbor Region Community School District, nor does it necessarily represent the values and opinions of the Board of Trustees, or the community at large.”
Woolwich Central School, 137 Nequasset Rd, Woolwich
Opens 2:00 PM, Starts 2:30 PM, Dresden Town Clerk should be there at or before 2:00 PM.
Dresden: Steven Eagles, (207) 737-8023
Great Salt Bay School, 559 Main St, Damariscotta
Opens 2:30 PM, Starts 3:00 PM, Town Clerks should be there at or before 2:30 PM.
Bremen: Bennett Collins, (207) 529-2084
Damariscotta: Dean Curran, (207) 380-5103
Newcastle: Glenn Chadbourne, (207) 563-8031; ALT: Ellen Dickens
Nobleboro: Bud Lewis, (207) 563-1433
Bristol Consolidated School, 2153 Bristol Rd (pemaquid), Bristol
Opens 3:30 PM, Starts 4:00 PM, Town Clerks should be there at or before 3:30 PM.
Bristol: John Fitzpatrick, (207) 677-2397
South Bristol: Thomas Field, (207) 215-6455
Waldoboro Town Office, 1600 Atlantic Highway, Waldoboro
Opens 4:30 PM, Starts 5:00 PM, Town Clerk should be there at or before 4:30 PM.
Waldoboro: Sandra O’Farrell, (207) 832-7870
Jefferson Village School, 48 Washington Rd, Jefferson
Opens 5:30 PM, Starts 6:00 PM, Town Clerks should be there at or before 5:30 PM.
Jefferson: Bill Williamson, (207) 549-7857
Somerville: Kelly Roopchand, (207) 549-3096
Whitefield: Jim Torbert, (207) 549-3149
Monhegan Island Plantation TBD. If you would like to convene a caucus on Monhegan, contact Chris Johnson at 1 (207) 549-3358.
For disability related accommodations and/or ASL interpretation, please contact the Maine Democratic Party at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1 (207) 622-6233.
This is where it starts. This is how to get involved in electing good local and other progressive candidates.