Filing opens Tuesday, July 31, 2018 and ends on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. Office hours for filing are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, and will be open until 5 p.m. on the last day of the filing period.
Candidates must file an Affidavit of Candidacy with the City Clerk, signed in the presence of a notary, and pay a $2.00 filing fee. Candidates may withdraw from the election by filing an Affidavit of Withdrawal with the City Clerk not later than 5 p.m. on Thursday, August 16, 2018. Filing fees are not refundable.
Qualifications for candidates are:
- Eligible voter
- At least 21 years of age when assuming office
- Resident of the City for thirty days preceding the General Election (November 6, 2018)
- Has not filed for another office in the same election