Story last updated at 7/25/2012 - 2:32 pm
The filing period for the City & Borough of Juneau Assembly and School Board opens Aug. 3 at 8 a.m. The Municipal Election is Oct. 2. Filing for the seats closes Aug. 13 at 4:30 p.m.
Nominating Petitions and Alaska Public Offices Commission Forms are now available in the Municipal Clerk's office in City Hall and on line at: www.juneau.org/clerk/elections
Offices to be filled (elected by the voters at-large):
Mayor - 3 year term
District One Assemblymember - 3 year term
District Two Assemblymember - 3 year term
School Board Members - 3 year terms
Candidates for office must be qualified voters of the City and Borough of Juneau:
(1) Qualified to vote in State elections;
(2) A resident of the municipality for at least thirty days immediately preceding the election;
(3) Registered to vote in state elections at a residence address within the municipality at least thirty days before the municipal election at which the person seeks to vote; and
(4) Not disqualified under Article V of the Alaska Constitution.
In addition, candidates for Assembly must be a resident of CBJ for at least one year immediately preceding election to office.
Also, candidates for Assembly District 1 and District 2 seats must reside in the district from which elected or appointed at the time of the Assemblymember's election or appointment
Anyone needing further information should contact the Clerk's Office at 586-5278 or via e-mail at email@example.com