WHAT’s New In Elections:
The Box Elder Election Division in cooperation with the Secretary of State has prepared an election flyer that will go out with the utility bills at the end of May. The hope is that this flyer will provide resources and information to make it easier for citizens to vote in 2020.
COUNCIL POSITIONS TO BE FILLED ON JUNE 3rd
Four Council Member seats, three (3-year term) and one (1-year term) were open for election in 2020. Those positions will be filled by Council Members John Talich, Rob Griffith, Jeff Hollinshead (3-year term) and JB Brown (1-year term).
CANDIDATE PACKETS & FILING DEADLINE
Candidate "packets" containing the forms and petitions that are required to run for Mayor or Council Member are available to pick up in the City Clerk's office. The forms contained in the packets are subject to change without notice, and prospective candidates are responsible for submitting the correct forms in order to run for a City office.
Prospective candidates are encouraged to set an appointment to meet with the City Clerk to review the forms. You may contact Jermery Washington, City Clerk, by calling 605.923.1404.
Candidate Nomination forms must be filed with the City Clerk at 420 Villa Drive, Box Elder, South Dakota 57719. The earliest date prospective candidates may file their nomination forms is March 1, 2020, and the last day to file forms is March 31, 2020 by by 5:00 p.m.