The Windham Town Council unanimously accepted David Douglass’ resignation Tuesday night. Douglass was absent from the meeting and no reason given at the meeting for his decision to leave his post.

Douglass was elected in 2019 and previously served on the Planning Board, including as chairperson.

The Town Council is currently accepting applications to fill Douglass’ at-large seat until the November elections, when voters will elect a councilor to serve the remainder of his term until 2022.

To apply, visit the town’s website at or by visiting the town offices. Applications can be submitted by mailing or visiting town offices or by emailing [email protected] The deadline is May 13 at 4 p.m. For questions, call the town manager’s office at 892-1907.