Information packets are now available for citizens interested in running for the following positions: mayor, councilor at large, and councilors Position 1 (west district) and 2 (east district). The positions will be elected at the Nov. 4 general election.
The candidate must be a registered voter and reside within city limits at least 12 months immediately prior to being elected or appointed to office. If the candidate will represent a district, the candidate must live in the specified district for at least 90 days prior to the election. No person may be a candidate at a single election for more than one elective city office.
Candidates may obtain nominating petitions and additional information from the city clerk’s office, 313 Court St., The Dalles.
Deadline for filing nominating petitions for city office is Aug. 26 at 5 p.m.