City Council Election Update
In 2017 there will be several changes to municipal elections in the State of Kansas and Clearwater. The local general election will now coincide with November elections. Because of this council member terms have been extended to November where in the past they were up in April.
This year there are 3 seats on the City Council that willbe up for election in 2017.
Candidates in the past have had the ability to get information and submit filing forms at City Hall. That has changed and all election information must go through the county election office this year. Those wishing to run for City Council will have until noon on Thursday, June 1st to declare their candidacy. To be on the ballot residents will need to pay a filing fee or submit a nomination petition with 25 signatures of qualified electors.
More information on the election process can be found by clicking here.