NOTICE OF FILING FOR THE 2022 PRIMARY AND GENERAL ELECTION CITY OF ELY, MINNESOTA

NOTICE OF FILING FOR THE 2022
PRIMARY AND GENERAL ELECTION
CITY OF ELY, MINNESOTA

Notice is hereby given that the City of Ely General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2022. The filing period for Mayor (a 2 year term) and City Council (3 each with 4 year terms) begins at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2022, and ends at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 31, 2022.

NOTE: Filing offices will be closed Monday, May 30, 2022 in observance of Memorial Day.

Candidates may file in person or by mail between 8:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 17, 2022, and 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 31, 2022. Complete documents and fees must be received, physically, by 5:00 p.m. on the last day of filing, which is May 31, 2022.

Affidavits of Candidacy forms are available at the Ely City Clerk’s office, on the City of Ely website, email deputyclerk@ely.mn.us or call 218-365-3224, ext 1. Filings will be accepted in the City Clerk’s office, 209 E. Chapman St., Ely, MN, 55731, the cost of filing is $5.00. Candidates who will be absent from the state during the filing period and meet the requirements of Minnesota Statutes section 204B.09, subdivision 1a, may arrange to file during the seven days immediately preceding the candidate’s absence from the state. This notice is sent based on current law.

If three (3) or more candidates file for the Mayor’s term and/or six (6) or more candidates file for a City Council term, the City will hold a Primary Election on August 9, 2022 to determine the candidates that will be on the General Election ballot for Tuesday, November 8, 2022.

If you have questions about filing for office, please contact the City of Ely Clerk’s office at (218) 365-3224, ext 1; or email at deputyclerk@ely.mn.us

Casey Velcheff
Deputy Clerk

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