Candidate Petitions Now Available

Petitions are currently available at the Holmes County Board of Elections for persons interested in becoming candidates for the November 7, 2017 General Election.

 

The following local offices will appear on the ballot: unexpired term for mayor in Glenmont and Nashville, village council members in all villages, board of public affairs members in Killbuck and Holmesville, local school district board of education members, and township trustees.

 

Millersburg village office candidacy requires petitions with at least 50 valid signatures. Other village office candidacy requires petitions with at least 10 valid signatures. Local school district board of education member or township office candidacy requires petitions with at least 25 valid signatures.

 

Filing fee is $30.00 cash or check made payable to Holmes County Treasurer due at the time of filing. Positions are for four-year terms with the exception of unexpired terms. For more information contact the Holmes County Board of Elections.

 

The Holmes County Board of Elections office is located at 75 East Clinton Street Suite 108 in Millersburg. Office hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Filing deadline is Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.