The filing period for the 2021 City Election is August 23rd to September 16, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. Anyone wishing to have their name on the ballot to serve as Mayor or on the City Council must complete two forms and submit them to the County Auditor during this filing period.
The two forms are an Affidavit of Candidacy, which must be completed by the candidate and signed in the presence of a notary, and a Nomination Petition, which must contain the signatures of at least ten eligible voters. These forms are available from the city clerk, from any courthouse in Iowa or from the Secretary of State website at https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/electioninfo/cityelections.html.
City of Lamont will have 5 positions up for election: Mayor 2-year term ending January 2, 2024, 3 Council Member At-Large 4 year terms ending January 2, 2026, and 1 Council Member at-Large to Fill Vacancy 2 year term ending January 2, 2024.
For more information about how to participate in the city election process, please contact the City Clerk at 563-924-2194 or Buchanan County Auditor & Commissioner of Elections at 319-334-4109.