Again their will be no town election next month in Laurel as the filing deadline has closed.
Mayor for life John Shwed is again unopposed.
Only one vacancy existed, that of Council President Terri Wright who declined to run citing health reasons. She is being replaced by newcomer Cheryl Martin for the 4th ward seat. .
Randy Lee said he would not run again if someone qualified stepped up; no one did so he filed for his seat in the 1st ward.
Councilman-at-Large Chris Calio is once again unopposed.