NEWS RELEASE 1/28/2013
|CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE NOMINATING PETITIONS|
CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATE NOMINATING PETITIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE FLINT CITY CLERK’S OFFICE ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 29TH, 2013 TO FILL A FOUR-YEAR TERM OFFICE TO COMMENCE ON NOVEMBER 11TH, 2013.
In accordance with the Flint City Charter, a candidate seeking the position of Councilperson must be registered to vote in the City of Flint as well as the ward he/she seeks to represent.
Perspective candidates must submit to the Clerk’s Office nominating petitions signed by at least 100 registered voters of the City who are residents of the ward in which the election is to be held by the deadline of May 14, 2013, no later than 4p.m.
All nine City Council seats will be open – each for a four year term of office with the Primary election to be held on August 6th, 2013 and the top two candidates from each ward competing with each other in a general election to be held on November 5th, 2013.