MAYVILLE - The Democratic Party is searching for candidates to run under the Democratic banner in 13 of the 15 county villages holding elections in March.
Nominations for the Democratic endorsement are made through village caucuses in January. Norman P. Green, Chautauqua County Democratic Committee chairman, said active Democratic committees are making plans for village caucus nominations in Brocton, two trustees; Cherry Creek, two trustees; Falconer, three trustees; Fredonia, two trustees and a justice; Lakewood, two trustees; Silver Creek, mayor and two trustees; and Westfield, mayor, two trustees and a justice.
New Democratic leaders are also being sought to organize Democrats for January village caucuses in Bemus Point, two trustees; Cassadaga, mayor and two trustees; Forestville, mayor and two trustees; Panama, one trustee; Sherman, two trustees; and Sinclairville, mayor and two trustees.
Mayville has no vacancies this year. Celoron holds its elections in November. The voting will take place on Monday, March 11. For Fredonia and the remaining villages voting will take place on Tuesday, March 19.
Any interested citizen wishing to offer their candidacy in any village or organize elections in Bemus Point, Cassadaga, Forestville, Sherman or Sinclairville should contact Green at PO Box 279, Mayville NY 14757 or by email at CHQDEM@gmail.com.