Registered voters for the May 18 Primary Election who are unable to get to the voting precincts due to absence from the municipality or medical reasons can vote by absentee ballot. The deadline for applying for an absentee ballot is Tuesday, May 11.
Members of the Jeffersonian Democratic Club are available to assist anyone who wants an absentee ballot application.
For more information, contact any of the party's eight committeepersons: First Ward Michael Crampsie and Candice Gimbor; Second Ward John Shemansik and Danell Rhodunda; Third Ward Billy O'Gurek Jr. and Robin McArdle; and White Bear Debbie and Bob Gigliotti.
The Summit Hill Shade Tree Commission's memorial planting ceremony will begin tomorrow at 9 a.m. at Memorial Park, near the post office. The plantings will take place immediately following the ceremony in various parks in the borough. The public is invited to attend.
The Lansford Borough Council will once again sponsor the community yard sale in town.
This is a townwide event in which residents are not required to obtain a permit to conduct individual sales at their homes/properties.
The event will take place on Saturday, May 15, and has a raindate of Sunday, May 16.