Filing for Candidacy

Requirements


  • Candidates for Mayor, Assembly and School Board must be qualified voters of the borough and residents of the borough for one year at the time of filing.
  • A school district employee may seek election to the School Board but must resign his/her position with the District if elected. 
  • Candidates for service area boards must be qualified voters of the borough and residents of the service area for at least 30 days immediately preceding filing for office.

Candidate Filing


Election Candidacy Packets will be made available at the Borough Clerk's Office on July 11 or earlier. Electronic copies of the candidacy packets will be posted on this page. The filing period will begin on August 1 and it will close on August 15. Nominating petitions will be accepted during weekdays, 8 to 5 p.m. and on the last day (August 15), packets will be accepted until 4:30 p.m.
 Seat  Term  Incumbent(s)
Mayor Three Year Term                                             Bill Roberts                          
Assembly, two seats Three Year Terms Scott Arndt and Joseph Delgado
Assembly, one seat One Year Term Jared Griffin
School Board, one seat Three Year Term Julie Cain Hill
Bay View Road Service Area, two seats Three Year Terms Jim Carmichael, vacant
Fire Protection Service Area, one seat Three Year Term Mike Dolph
Monashka Bay Road Service Area, two seats Three Year Terms Frank Fish and Thomas Lance                       
Service Area No. 1 Board, two seats Three Year Terms Craig DeHart and Dennis Symmons
Womens Bay Service Area Board, two seats   Three Year Terms Jason Chandler and Christopher Windnagle


​Write-in Candidacy


The code provision pertaining to write-in candidacy and write-in votes can be found in KIBC 7.30.125
Write-in Candidacy packets will be posted on this page. The filing period for write-in candidacy will be opened on August 16 and it will close on October 3.  Nominating petitions will be accepted during weekdays, 8 to 5 p.m.