Banks, Elections, Washington County

Window to file for Regular District Election in May is open

The official ballot drop site in Banks on Election Day 2020. Photo: Chas Hundley

Here we go again: Voters will take to the polls on Tuesday, May 18 to vote on local school, fire, and water boards, and the window to file to run for office is open.

The window to file for office opened February 3, and closes at 5 p.m. on March 18. Candidates need to fill out a form and either pay a $10 filing fee, or gather 25 signatures to declare their candidacy, a process that the county elections office asks prospective candidates to contact them about (email address:

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