Elections Information



Filing for Candidacy for Non-Partisan Nomination to the City of Millersburg City Council on the November 6, 2018 General Election ballot:

Councilor:       Scott Cowan
Councilor:       Jim Lepin
Councilor:       Chris Patton
Councilor:       Robin Wilson-Whitney

There are two open positions. The open City Council positions are a four (4) year term of office which commences on January 1, 2019 and runs through December 31, 2023.

Election Information
Are you thinking about running for an elected position this November?

A good document to introduce you to the procedure of being an elected official is “So You Want to Run For Local Office” produced by the League of Oregon Cities. This short document gives a brief overview of what to expect as an elected official.

For all election information pertaining to the City of Millersburg, please see the General Election Packet below or contact the City Recorder’s Office at (541) 928-4523 or email kwollenb@cityofmillersburg.org.

For all election information pertaining to Linn County, contact Linn County Elections at (541) 967-3831.

City Elections Procedures
Elected City officials serve four year terms, and the election for these positions are held in November of every other year. The next election for City officials will be November 6, 2018. There are two council member positions up for election.

All forms and instructions on filing for a City office are available:

  • Electronically from the City website at www.cityofmillersburg.org,
  • Picking up a packet from City Hall at 4222 NE Old Salem Road, or
  • Emailing City Recorder at kwollenb@cityofmillersburg.org.

PLEASE NOTE: You may not collect signatures for a petition until proper paperwork has been completed and approved by the City Recorder.

Resources & Forms
County, City, & District Elections Manual
Millersburg General Election Packet 2018
SEL 101 – Candidate Filing
SEL 121 – Candidate Signature Sheet