Candidate Filing is Open!

The City Clerk’s Office will be accepting Declarations of Candidacy for City Council Seats “E” and “F” July 17 through July 31.

QUALIFICATIONS – A qualified voter who has resided within the City of Fairbanks for at least one year prior to filing a Declaration of Candidacy may be eligible as a candidate for City Council.  Candidates must meet the requirements set forth in City Charter Sec. 2.2 and in Fairbanks General Code Sec. 22-9.

FILING – A completed, sworn Declaration of Candidacy and City Financial Disclosure Statement must be filed with the City Clerk at the time of filing along with a $25.00 non-refundable filing fee.

WITHDRAWAL DEADLINE – A candidate desiring to withdraw their Declaration of Candidacy may do so by filing a written request with the City Clerk at any time during the filing period and up to five business days following the close of the filing period (5:00 p.m., Monday, August 7, 2017).

-D. Danyielle Snider, CMC
Fairbanks City Clerk