Petitions available for open Esky seats

ESCANABA — Escanaba residents interested in seeking one of three four-year seats expiring this year on the Escanaba City Council can obtain nominating petitions from the city clerk’s office to be included on the Nov. 7 election ballot.

Deadline to file petitions containing signatures from 50 qualified registered voters in the city is 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 25, according to City Clerk Bob Richards.

The three terms expiring this year on council are currently held by Pat Baribeau, Ralph Blasier and Marc Tall.