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Qualifications & Filing Prodecures


Offices Up For Election In 2007


Candidate filing deadline - March 2, 2007
Primary Election - April 3, 2007
General Election - May 1, 2007

Lincoln Mayor

Non-partisan Race.

4 year term.

Filing Fee: Pay $100.00 to the City Treasurer.

File with Election Commissioner. Items needed when filing - receipt of payment of filing fee; petitions with 300 qualified voters and C-1 form. (This form can be obtained from the Election Commissioner or the Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission.)

File original of C-1 form with Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission.

File copy of C-1 form with the Election Commissioner.

Qualifications: Must be a resident of city for six months. Minimum age 18. Qualified elector and citizen of the U.S.

Lincoln City Council -- Districts 1, 2, 3 & 4

Non-partisan Race.

4 year term.

Filing Fee: Pay $25.00 to the City Treasurer.

File with Election Commissioner. Items needed when filing - receipt of payment of filing fee; petitions with 150 qualified voters from within the districtand C-1 form. (This form can be obtained from the Election Commissioner or the Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission.)

File original of C-1 form with Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission.

File copy of C-1 form with the Election Commissioner.

Qualifications: Must be resident of district 6 months prior to Primary Election. Qualified elector and citizen of the U.S. Minimum age 18.

Airport Authority

Non-partisan Race.

6 year term - 1 position 4 year term - 1 position

Filing Fee: Pay $25.00 to the City Treasurer.

File with Election Commissioner. Items needed when filing - receipt of payment of filing fee and petitions with 150 qualified voters.

Qualifications: Minimum age 18. Resident of City.

Lincoln Board of Education -- Districts 2, 4, & 6

Non-partisan Race.

4 year term

No Filing Fee.

File with Election Commissioner.

Qualifications: Minimum age 18. Registered voter. Reside in district. Cannot be employed as a teacher by the School District on which board he/she serves.


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