Information packets are available for citizens interested in running for the following City elected offices: Mayor; Councilor at Large; Council Position #2 (west district); and Council Position #4 (east district). The positions will be elected at the November 8, 2016, General Election.
Minimum qualifications include: the candidate must be a registered voter and reside within the city limits at least 12 months immediately before being elected or appointed to office. If the candidate will represent a district, the candidate must reside in the specific district from which the person seeks nomination for a period of 90 days prior to the election. No person may be a candidate at a single election for more than one elective City office.
Candidates may obtain nominating petitions and additional information from the City Clerk’s Office, 313 Court Street, The Dalles. The deadline for filing for City positions is AUGUST 30, 2016, 5:00 P.M.