Applications Available for “Justice(s) of Peace”

Town Clerk Lyda Ruijter today announced applications for “Justice(s) for Peace” are now available for citizens who are not affiliated with a major political party. Justices for Peace serve four-year terms. This upcoming term begins January 4, 2021 and ends January 6, 2025.

Eligible citizens must have been registered to vote since May 1, 2020 and are either registered as unaffiliated or with a minor political party (any party other than Democrat or Republican). Interested citizens can email [email protected] to receive an application form. Applications must be received between August 1 and November 1.

There are 35 positions for Justices of Peace who are not associated with a major party in Stamford.