File For Local Office
Positions Up For Election
- City Commission - 3 open positions
- USD 445 School Board - 4 open positions
- CCC Board of Trustees - 3 open positions
Filing deadline - 12 noon Monday, June 3, 2019
Primary Election (if needed) - Tuesday, August 6, 2019* - No primary needed in 2019
General Election - Tuesday, November 5, 2019
*A Primary election is held if there are more than three times the number of candidates as there are positions up for election.
Candidates for all local elections file with the Montgomery County Clerk at the Courthouse in Independence, 217 E. Myrtle
City Commission Filing Information
A person is eligible to file for a Commission seat if they are a qualified elector of the City of Coffeyville, meaning they are registered to vote and live in Coffeyville.
The filing fee is $55. Montgomery County receives $20 and $35 is sent to the Governmental Ethics Commission.
In lieu of the $20 fee to Montgomery County, a petition may be filed.
Applicants are required to submit a Candidate's Declaration of Intention form when they file as well as a Statement of Substantial Interests For Local Office form.
Length of Terms
The two candidates receiving the most votes in the general election will serve four-year terms. The third top vote getter will serve a two-year term.
Contact Montgomery County Clerk at 620-330-1200.