Candidacy filing period for two City of Miami Council Member seats begins Monday, Feb. 5

MIAMI – Candidates for municipal offices in the City of Miami may file Declarations of Candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, and ending at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018. The contest of candidacy and withdrawal period will be Feb. 8 and 9, 2018.

Verna L. Ferris, Secretary of the Ottawa County Election Board stated that Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted at the Ottawa County Election Board Office located in the Courthouse Annex located at 123 E Central, Suite #104, Miami, for the municipal office of Council Member for Ward 3 (SW) and for Council Member for Ward 4 (SE). Both offices are for a term of three years. These two municipal offices will be filled in the nonpartisan election scheduled for April 3, 2018.

For questions in regards to this election, call the Election Board at 918-542-2893.