Filing for Candidacy


  • Candidates for Mayor, Assembly and School Board must be qualified voters of the borough and residents of the borough for one year at the time of filing.
  • A school district employee may seek election to the School Board but must resign his/her position with the District if elected. 
  • Candidates for service area boards must be qualified voters of the borough and residents of the service area for at least 30 days immediately preceding filing for office.

Regular Filing for Candidacy 

A link to the nominating packet will be posted here by July 10. 

Per KIBC 7.20.030(D), Filing for elective offices shall be made by filing a declaration of candidacy with the clerk from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. during weekdays from August 1 through August 15. Should August 15 fall on a Saturday or Sunday, candidates shall have until 3 p.m. on the first Monday following to file their declaration.

 Seat   Term  Incumbent(s)
Mayor, One SeatTwo Year TermScott Arndt
Assembly Members, Three SeatsThree Year TermsJoseph Delgado, Geoffrey Smith, and Ryan Sharratt
School Board, Two SeatsThree Year TermsKatie Oliver and Duncan Fields
Bay View Road Service Area, One SeatThree Year TermsLucas Baxter
Fire Protection Service Area, Two SeatsThree Year TermsRichard Carstens and Craig Walton
Monashka Bay Road Service Area, One SeatThree Year TermsPatrick Joseph O'Donnell                 
Service Area No. 1 Board, Three SeatsThree Year TermsScott Arndt, Curtis Howell, and Mike Sirofchuck
Womens Bay Service Area Board, three seats  Three Year TermsGreg Egle, David Heuman, and vacant seat

Write-in Candidacy Filing is Now Closed

The code provision pertaining to write-in candidacy and write-in votes can be found in KIBC 7.30.125Please contact the Borough Clerk's Office at (907) 486-9310 for any questions.