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Candidate filing for next Stillwater City Council election now open

Released:Dec 05, 2016


(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / Dec. 5, 2016) – Residents interested in running for Stillwater City Council can file for the election this week from Dec. 5-7 at the Payne County Election Board.

Council seats three and four are up for election.

The spring municipal general election is Feb. 14, 2017. A run-off election is scheduled for April 4, 2017, if needed.

Vice Mayor Darlington presently holds seat 3 and can seek re-election to this seat. This seat has a three-year term.

Councilor Miguel Najera currently holds seat 4 and can seek re-election to this seat. This seat has a four-year term.

Interested candidates can find more information at

The Payne County Election Board conducts all city council elections. The board is at the Payne County Administration Building at 315 W. 6th Ave., Suite 207. Election information is at


For more information, contact the Office of Marketing and Public Relations at 405.742.8219 or email


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