Banks, City Council, Elections

Filing deadline for city office election closes

Banks City Hall. Photo: Brenda Schaffer

BANKS - The window to file for city council or mayor in Banks closed at 1 p.m. Monday, August 17. Here’s a tally of who will be on the ballot on Tuesday, November 3. Watch the Banks Post for more interviews and stories on candidates soon. 

Five people total filed to run for four open positions; city recorder Angie Lanter said a few others called to inquire about running, but did not end up filing for office. 

The race for mayor is the only contested race, barring any write-in campaigns.

With the filing window closed, candidates have until Friday, August 28 at 1 p.m. to withdraw from running for office. 

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