Election Information

Information about the offices up for election .

The City of Keizer will have 4 offices up for election in November 2018.  We do not hold a primary election.  The City of Keizer does not have specific wards, just position numbers.  They are as follows:

  • Keizer City Council Position #4 – 4 year term – nonpartisan
  • Keizer City Council Position #5 – 4 year term – nonpartisan
  • Keizer City Council Position #6 – 4 year term – nonpartisan
  • Keizer Mayor – 2 year term – non partisan

Information about what an individual would need to do in order to get on the ballot.

The Keizer City Charter requires a candidate to reside in the city of Keizer for 12 months prior to the election and be a registered elector.  They are required to file by petition, gathering a minimum of 120 qualified elector signatures.

Election Information .

The election for these City Council positions will be on Tuesday, November 6 th , 2018.  The filing period will begin around the first of June, 2018 and the deadline will be around the end of August, 2018.  The City of Keizer follows the state election laws for Local Elections.  Candidates will file with the City of Keizer Elections Officer/City Recorder however the election process is conducted by the Marion County Clerk.

Updated City Council Election information will be posted in the spring of 2018.  If you have questions, please contact the City Recorder Tracy Davis at (503)856-3412 or davist@keizer.org