City Council Nominating Petitions

NOTICE OF LAST DAY TO FILE NOMINATING PETITIONS FOR THE OFFICE OF CITY COUNCIL – CITY OF HOUGHTON

Nominating petitions for the office of City Council for the City of Houghton will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at the City Clerk’s Office, 616 Shelden Avenue, City Center, Houghton, MI.  Petition packets are available at the City Clerk’s office.  Please call 482-1700 between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday to have a packet mailed to you.

The following positions are up for election.

A total of 4, four-year terms expiring November 2026

Council members are elected at large throughout the city.  The qualifications for the office of city council are:  Any qualified voter of the city 18 years of age, or older, and a continuous resident of the City for 12 months immediately preceding the date of election, and not in default thereto shall be eligible to hold the office of Councilperson.

Names of candidates who qualify for office will appear on the November 8, 2022 General Election ballot.

Ann Vollrath

Clerk

aerial view of the city of Houghton and lift bridge