Afton council filing period to startFiling opens next week for the positions of Mayor and council members for wards 1 and 4 in Afton.
By: Amber Kispert-Smith, Woodbury Bulletin
Filing opens next week for the positions of Mayor and council members for wards 1 and 4 in Afton.
Candidates for the ward positions must live in the ward in which they are standing for election (and have lived there for at least 30 days prior to the election) and be at least 21 years old.
Bob Dickie, an Afton resident of 24 years, announced his intention to run for Mayor on Monday, Aug. 18. Attorney Dickie pledged to work with other candidates to campaign fairly in the run-up to the election.
See next week’s Woodbury Bulletin for the full story.
Filing opens on Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 9 a.m. and closes at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 9.
The filing fee is $2 and for more information, call interim city administrator Jim Norman at (651) 436-5090.