Filing opens July 31 for Apple Valley City Council
Filing dates are July 31 through Aug. 14 for the Apple Valley City Council. Two four-year seats on the council will be on the ballot in the November general election.
Candidates can file from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the office of the city clerk located at the Apple Valley Municipal Center, 7100 W. 147th St. The filing fee is $5.
There is no primary election. All those who file for office will be on the ballot for Election Day on Tuesday, Nov. 6, unless they file an affidavit of withdrawal by Aug. 16.
The terms of council members Tom Goodwin and Ruth Grendahl expire on Dec. 31. Newly elected council members will begin their terms in January 2013.
Others on the five-member city council include John Bergman, Clint Hooppaw and Mayor Mary Hamann-Roland. For more information, call the city at (952) 953-2500 or visit www.cityofapplevalley.org.