Upon the retirement of one-term trustee Chris Higgins, on 1 May 2017 the voters of the town of Boothbay overwhelmingly elected Kevin Anthony to his first term as trustee representing the rate payers of Boothbay, Trevett & East Boothbay.
This year the board bid farewell to three-term trustee and district clerk, Walter “Wally” Reed III who, along with his wife, will be spending the next few years travelling North America in their RV. To replace trustee Reed, on 5 May 2017 the voters of Boothbay Harbor elected lifelong resident and commercial fisherman, David Tibbetts to his first term as trustee.
During the town meeting in March the voters of Southport re-elected Smith Climo to a third term as trustee. All of the newly elected trustees terms begin on 9 May 2017 and will run through 1 May 2020.