Become a Candidate for Elected City Office

2016 Election Information
Upcoming Election
May 3, 2016 - Washtenaw Intermediate School District Election
August 2, 2016 - Primary Election
November 8, 2016 - General Election

Signature Requirements for Public Office

Council Seats in Ward 1, Ward 2, & Ward 3 will be decided in the November 8th General Election.  In order to be placed on the ballot Nominating Petitions will need to be filed by April 19th at 4:00 PM with the City Clerk's Office.

Nominating Petition Signature Requirement: (Partisan)
  • Mayor - Not less than 125 signatures; no more than 200
  • Council Member - Not less than 25; no more than 50
Qualifying Petition Signature Requirement: (Non-Partisan)
  • Mayor - Not less than 60 signatures; no more than 150
  • Council Member - Not less than 9; no more than 3

Candidate Information

  1. Washtenaw County - Running for Office Informatoin

    Washtenaw County - Running for Office Information

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  2. State Michigan - Running for Office Information

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