2018 City of Springfield Election Information

The Springfield online voters' pamphlet (Springfield Election Information) for the May 15, 2018 Primary Election will be available in mid-April 2018.

(The Springfield Election Information online voters' pamphlet may include candidates and measures from the following: City of Springfield, Springfield Utility Board, Springfield School District and Willamalane Parks and Recreation District.)

The following Springfield City Council positions will be on the ballot for the May 15, 2018 Primary Election:

 

POSITION
NOMINATED
ELECTED
TERM
FILED

 

City Councilor

Ward 1

 

By Ward

 

At-Large

 

4 years

 

City Councilor

Ward 2

 

By Ward

 

At-Large

 

4 years

 

City Councilor

Ward 5

 

By Ward

 

At-Large

 

4 years

 

 

Marilee Woodrow *

 

The terms of office for the City Council is January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2022.

Candidates for Springfield City Council positions are required to collect 25 signatures from registered voters in their ward to qualify for the ballot. Candidates with an asterisk after their name have not yet submitted the required signatures to the City Recorder.

If you are interested in running for office, you can review the elections packet. For an appointment to go over the packet and submit filing documents, contact Amy Sowa, City Recorder at 541-726-3700.

 

Results from the November 7, 2017 Special Election

There were no candidates for the City of Springfield, Springfield Utility Board, Springfield School District or Willamalane Parks and Recreation District on the November 7, 2017 ballot.

Below are the results of the City of Springfield measure that appeared on the November 7, 2017 ballot.

 

MEASURE #20-273

Five-Year Levy for Springfield Jail Operations and Police Services

 

Yes: 7041

No:  3282

 

 

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Registering to Vote:

You may register to vote at any time. However, your voter registration card must be postmarked no later than the 21st day before the election at which you intend to vote. For the May 15, 2018 Primary Election, the deadline to register is April 24, 2018.

Registration Cards are available at Lane County Elections, the City Recorder's Office at the City of Springfield, and other locations around the community. To find out more about how and where to register to vote, go to http://oregonvotes.org/doc/publications/forms/500_nvra/SEL500.pdf

City of Springfield, Oregon