Councilman resigns, seeking a replacement

By on Tuesday, July 7th, 2020 in Northeastern Oregon News Regional News

Due to a resignation from City Councilor Jim Whitbeck in Position Number six (6), the City of La Grande has an additional seat to fill for a remainder of a four (4)-year term expiring December 31, 2022, that will be placed on the Tuesday, November 3, 2020 General Election Ballot. 

Only qualified electors who have resided in the City during the six (6) months immediately preceding the November 3, 2020, General Election may be nominated for a Council position. Nomination is by Petition, which must be signed by at least twenty (20) registered voters who reside in the City of La Grande. 

Candidate Packets are available by appointment as of Thursday, July 2, 2020, from City Recorder Kayla Rock for the following position. Please contact Kayla Rock, for additional information or to make an appointment to receive an election packet, by emailing krock@cityoflagrande.org or calling 541-962-1309: 

POSITION NUMBER 6 COUNCILOR FOR A REMAINDER OF A FOUR-YEAR TERM EXPIRING DECEMBER 31, 2022. 

Completed Petitions must be filed with the City Recorder, no later than 1:00 p.m., on Thursday, July 30, 2020. Please email or call Kayla Rock, City Recorder for submittal appointment at krock@cityoflagrande.org or 541-962- 1309.