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Three City Commission spots are open for election in 2015. The seats are currently held by Sam Mason, Jeanie Parker, and Cindy Bartelsmeyer. The top two vote getters will be awarded four-year terms on the Commission, while the third-place finisher will have a two-year term.
Candidates may file in two ways:
1. Using the Candidate’s Declaration of Intention, accompanied by a fee of $10.00 plus a $35.00 registration fee required under the Campaign Finance Act.
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2. Using the Kansas Non-Partisan City/School Nomination Petition Forms bearing the names of 10 qualified electors, or one percent of the number of ballots cast in the last City general election (whichever is less), the $10.00 fee is waived, however, the $35.00 registration fee still applies.
Candidates can file after January 1st, 2015. The filing deadline is 12:00 noon on Tuesday, January 27nd, 2015. Packets can be picked up at the City Clerk’s office at City Hall, 123 S. Main. If more than nine (9) people, according to House Bill 2307, Section 3, file to run for the Commission, a primary will be held on March 3rd, 2015. The general election will be April 7th, 2015.
If you have questions, please contact Diane Clay, City Clerk at
or call 620-223-0550.