Registration open for February Selbyville Town Council election


Candidates may now register to run in the Selbyville town council election for 2016.

Two seats will be up for election — those currently held by Richard “Rick” Duncan Sr. and Jay Murray. Each position carries a two-year term.

The deadline to register as a voter or a candidate is Wednesday, Feb. 10, at 4:30 p.m. at Selbyville Town Hall. Forms will be provided at Town Hall, including the Notice of Candidacy.

Any candidate must be at least 21, a registered voter in the Town of Selbyville, a U.S. citizen, a town resident for at least one year prior to the election date.

Selbyville residents must specifically register to vote in Town elections. Voters must be at least 18, U.S. citizens and town residents.

If more than two candidates register, the election would be held Saturday, March 5, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.