Election Watch 2016!!: Needles, CA: Candidate filing period for local offices has started.
According to the City of Needles, candidate filing period for local offices in Needles, California has started on Monday, July 18th, 2016 and will last until Friday, August 12th, 2016.
Sests up for grab, City of Needles Mayor, Needles City Council Members(3 Seats), school board trustees from Needles’ Area 2 (2 Seats), school board trustee for Big River Area 3, and on the Palo Verde College Board of Trustees (Needles Seat).
Candidates wanting to serve on any of these seats will see you later place on the voting ballot during the Presidential General Election 2016 on Elections Day on Tuesday, November 8th, 2016.
ZachNews has learned that Edward T. Paget, City of Needles Mayor, is up for election this year and has pulled pages to run again.
Edward T. Paget became City of Needles Mayor in 2010 and is limited to four successive 2 year terms.
If Edward T. Paget is reelected, this would be his final term before handing the reins to someone else for at least a term.
Needles City Council Members Tom Darcy, Tony Frazier, and Shawn Gudmundson are all up for election this year.
Residents wanting to run should stop on into the City of Needles Administration Office located at 817 Third Street, between E Street and F Street, in Downtown Needles California or call: 1 (760) 326-2113 and speak to either Dale Jones, Needles City Clerk or Cheryl Sallis, Assistant to the Needles City Manager about becoming a candidate.
For more information about voting or the election, please contact the San Bernardino County Elections Office at: 1 (909) 387-8300.
You can also stop by the San Bernardino County Elections Office located at 777 East Rialto Avenue in San Bernardino, California.