Two City Council positions (each a four year term) and the Mayoral position (two year term) are open for the November general election. All City elected positions are non-partisan. You must fill out SEL 101—Filing of Candidacy for Nonpartisan Nomination and bring that to the City Administrator to qualify to run. You can receive help at City Hall, if needed.
Adair Village City Charter requires that all nominating petitions (signature pages) be filed at the same time by the third Friday of August, which is August 15th this year. 25 valid signatures are required and Nominating Petitions (SEL 121 form) and each nominating petition has room for 10 signatures. It is recommended that you turn in at least 30 signatures or more to be sure that you have 25 valid signatures in the end.
Signature sheets should be brought to City Hall so copies can be made and then, they are turned into the Benton County Elections office @ 120 NW 4th St., Room 13, Corvallis, OR 97330 (downstairs at the Courthouse).
The Benton County website has the form to fill in online or to print and fill in by hand at http://www.co.benton.or.us/elections/city_candidates.php