Filing Period Opens Soon for At-Large City Council Seat

Posted by City of Yukon on 11/28/2018

Filing Period Opens Soon for At-Large City Council Seat

Yukon residents interested in running for a City Council seat will soon have an opportunity to. The At-Large city council seat will be up for election in February. All Yukon residents are eligible to run for the seat. 

Filing for the position starts at 8:00 a.m. Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, with candidates having to complete a declaration of candidacy. The declaration will need to be filed through the Canadian County Election Board Office, 200 S. Bickford Ave, El Reno. The deadline for filing is 4:30 p.m. Dec. 5, 2018.

The Primary Election takes place Feb. 12, 2019. If there are no more than two candidates for each vacancy, or if a candidate wins by over 50 percent, the Primary Election will take the place of the General Election. Otherwise, the General Election will be held on April 2, 2019.

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