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NEWS RELEASE

November 7, 2017 Regular City Election

 RELEASE DATE:  August 21, 2017

CONTACT:  Kim Owen, Dallas County Elections Administrator

Julia Helm, Dallas County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections, announces that the nomination filing period for mayor and city council will begin Monday, August 28, 2017 in the office of the county auditor and runs until 5:00 p.m. Thursday, September 21, 2017. All nomination papers must be filed in the office of the county auditor at 210 N. 10th St. in Adel. City candidate nomination papers can no longer be filed with the respective city clerk.

 

  • In the city of Adel, the office of mayor and 2 council at-large seats are up for election for 2 year term for mayor and 4 year terms for council. Signatures of at least 25 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Bouton, the office of mayor and 5 council at-large seats are up for election for 2 year terms. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Dallas Center, the office of mayor and 2 council at-large seats are up for election for 4 year terms. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Dawson, the office of mayor and 5 council at-large seats are up for election for 2 year terms. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of DeSoto, the office of mayor and 3 council at-large seats are up for election for 4 year terms. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Dexter, the offices of 3 council at-large seats are up for election for 4 year terms. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Granger, the office of mayor and 2 council at-large seats are up for election for 2 year term for mayor and 4 year terms for council. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Linden, the office of mayor and 2 council at-large seats are up for election for 4 year terms. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Minburn, the office of mayor and 3 council at-large seats are up for election. In addition there is 1 council-at-large to fill vacancy for the next 2 years. The term of office for mayor and the council at-large terms are 4 years each. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Perry, the office of mayor, 1 council at-large, 1 council ward 2, are up for election. The signatures of at least 25 eligible electors of the city are required on nomination petitions.  Candidates must live in their wards but can be voted on by all voters in the city. The term of office for mayor is 2 years, and the council terms are 4 years.

 

  • In the city of Redfield, the office of mayor and 2 council at-large seats are up for election for 4 year terms. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Van Meter, the offices of 3 council at-large seats are up for election for each city. The term of office for these cities is 4 years. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors of the city of Van Meter are required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Waukee, the offices of 3 council at-large seats are up for election. The term of office is 4 years. Signatures of at least 25 eligible electors required on nomination petitions.

 

  • In the city of Woodward, the offices of 3 council at-large seats are up for election for 4 year terms. Signatures of at least 10 eligible electors are required on nomination petitions.

 

Nomination packets are available at City Hall in your town, the Dallas County Auditor’s Office, and are also available from the Secretary of State’s website https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/electioninfo/cityelections.html.  Questions: contact Kim Owen at 515-993-6950 or by e-mail kim.owen@dallascountyiowa.gov.