MORGAN — The Morgan County Council is accepting nominations for an opening on the council.

Nominees interested in filling the District 5 vacancy may file a nomination petition with the Morgan County clerk by 6 p.m. Tuesday. Petition forms are available at the clerk's office, 48 W. Young St.

Interested people must be nominated as independent candidates by filing a petition signed by at least 25 registered voters living in District 5, North Morgan, which is bounded by the east side of Stoddard Lane east through and including Croydon, and including all areas north of the Weber River and the north side of 200 East north through Round Valley.