Candidate Filing

Filing for City Council Seats


The terms of Mayor Denny Laufenburger and Council members Elise Ryan and Dan Campion will expire at the end of 2018. Filings for these positions will be accepted at city hall from Tuesday, July 31, 2018 through Tuesday, August 14, 2018.

To file, candidates must be:
  • A citizen of the United States
  • A registered voter
  • A resident of the city for at least 30 days prior to the General Election
  • At least 21 years of age
  • Pay a $5 filing fee
Terms of office are for four years. City Council members are elected at large. 


Election Dates


The State Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 and the General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. The polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. The city's municipal election is held in conjunction with the General Election.