The May 20, 2014 primary candidate filing deadline is approaching. Wasco County will have three office openings: county commissioner Position 1 (currently held by Scott Hege), county commissioner Position 3 (currently held by Rod Runyon) and county assessor (office is vacant).
Filing for assessor requires the Oregon Department of Revenue to determine eligibility as a candidate for election, re-election or appointment. An eligibility questionnaire is available in the Wasco County Clerk’s office or online at Oregon Department of Revenue: http://1.usa.gov/1fk8la1.
Filing deadline is 5 p.m., Tuesday, March 11. Candidate filing forms are available at the county clerk’s office.