Current Election Information

November 8, 2018 General Elections

Council Wards 3, 4 & 5 Positions of the City of Klamath Falls, OR

Anyone interested in running for Elected City Office may apply for the position beginning Wednesday, May 30, 2018 and the last day to file is Tuesday, August 28, 2018. The election will be held November 6, 2018. The positions open for election this year are Council Positions Ward 3, Ward 4 and Ward 5. The new terms will commence on January 1, 2019. 

Qualifications under the City Charter to run for City Council are: 

  • Must be a resident of the City of Klamath Falls or area annexed to the City, continuously during the four years immediately preceding the election
  • Must be a current resident of the Ward District in which the resident runs for the Council position

Any person interested in applying for a position should contact the City Recorder, Nickole Barrington, to obtain the necessary election manual and filing forms, on or after May 30, 2018 and well in advance of the last day to file on August 28, 2018. Questions regarding running for a position can also be answered by emailing the Office of the City Recorder or calling 541-883-5325.