NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: That the general election to be held in and for the City of Orofino, Idaho, will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 on which day the polls will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. The election will be held for the purpose of electing a Mayor and three Council Members for a term of four years. Candidates for city elected office are required to file a Declaration of Candidcy with the city clerk, specifying the office sought. The Declaration of Candidacy must be accompanied by: (1) a nonrefundable filing fee of $40 or (2) a Petition of Candidacy signed by at least five qualified city electors with the signature's verified by the county clerk's office. Opening date for filing petitions for candidacy is Monday, August 26, 2019. The deadline for filing declarations of candidacy is Friday, September 6, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Declarations of candidacy are available at City Hall in the office of the city clerk at 217 First Street from the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Complete instructions accompany each petition. Candidates must meet the following qualifications:
Must be at least 18 years of age;
Must be a citizen of the United States
Must be a bona fide resident of this city at least thirty (30) days preceding the nomination:
Must be a qualified elector.
For more information, contact Janet R. Montambo, City Clear at 476-4725.