Positions open in June 10 election
Several positions are open for candidate bids in West Fargo, Harwood, Horace, Mapleton and Reiles Acres in the June 10 Primary Election. All are four-year terms.
In West Fargo two City Commission and two Park Board seats are open.
In Harwood the Mayor post is open, along with two City Council and two Park Board spots.
Horace has the Mayor post open, along with two City Council and three Park Board positions.
In Mapleton the Mayor post is open along with two City Council and two Park Board seats.
In Reiles Acres the Mayor spot and two Council positions are up for grabs.
There are also three positions open on the West Fargo School Board, all four year terms.
Those interested in seeking any of the open City positions must be a qualified voter of the City and a resident for at least nine months preceding the election. They must also circulate a petition, available at respective City offices, that must be filed by 4 p.m., Friday, April 11, in order to qualify as a candidate.
The petition must contain the signatures of qualified electors equal to but not less than 10 percent of the qualified voters who voted for that office in the last City election. However, not more than 300 signatures are required.
Petitions are also available online at http://www.nd.gov/sos/electvote/elections/forms.html
School Board candidates must file an Affadavit of Candidacy and a Statement of Interests with the business manager of the School District, also by 4 p.m., April 11.
For more information, contact respective City offices: West Fargo 433-5300; Harwood 281-0314; Horace 492-2972; Mapleton 282-6992; Reiles Acres 282-6946; and the West Fargo School District office at 356-2002.