School board, city filings to start Monday
Candidates for the Board of Education in Sequoyah County school districts will file their Declarations of Candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 2, and continuing Tuesday and Wednesday, Sequoyah County Election Board Secretary Cindy Osborn said .
Osborn said the official filing period ends at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec.4. All candidate filings will occur at the Sequoyah County Election Board office, 110 E Creek Ave., in Sallisaw, Osborn said.
The Board of Education positions at stake will be filled at the Board of Education Primary Election scheduled Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, and the Board of Education General Election on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. If only two candidates file, the position will be filled at the General Election. If more than two candidates file, a Primary Election will be held. If no candidate receives more than 50 percent of the total votes cast in the Primary Election, the two candidates receiving the highest number of votes will meet in the General Election. Candidates may file for the following offices: Belfonte School District C-50 --Office No.3 (3yr) Brushy School District C-36 --Office No. 3 (3yr) Central School District I-7 –Office No. 5 (5yr) Gans School District I-4 –Office No. 5 (5yr) No.3 (3yr unexpired) Liberty School District C-1-- Office No. 3 (3yr) Marble City School District C-35—Office No.2 (3yr) Moffett School District C-68—Office No.3 (3yr) Office No.2 (2yr unexpired) Muldrow School District I-3 Office No.5 (5yr) Roland School District I-5 Office No.5 (5yr) Sallisaw School District I-1 Office No.5 (5yr) Vian School District I-2 Office No.5 (5yr) PARENT COUNTY – SEQUOYAH AFFECTED COUNTY- MUSKOGEE Gore School District I-6 Office No.5 (5yr) PARENT COUNTY – MUSKOGEE AFFECTED COUNTY-SEQUOYAH Braggs School District I-46 Office No.5 (5yr) Vo-Tech No. 4: Zone 2 (5yr) CITY OF SALLISAW Mayer, 3 year term Chief of Police, 3 year term For more information, contact the Sequoyah County Election Board at 918-775-2614.