Current Election Information

 
INFORMATION FOR PERSONS INTERESTED IN BEING A CANDIDATE FOR MAYOR OR CITY COUNCILOR FOR THE CITY OF ROSEBURG

 GENERAL ELECTION

Forms and instructions for filing as a City candidate in the General Election may be obtained from the City Recorder’s Office on the third floor of City Hall at 900 SE Douglas in Roseburg.

**This page will be updated each time there is a new general election.  


Qualifications for Candidates

 To qualify as a candidate for Mayor or City Councilor of the City of Roseburg, you must be:

 1.         a legal elector under the laws and constitution of the  state of Oregon and a registered voter of the City of Roseburg; and

 2.         a resident of the City of Roseburg for one year immediately before being elected to the office you are seeking. **

 **If running for City Councilor, you must also be a resident of the ward you seek to represent when you file for candidacy and if elected, you must remain a resident of the ward throughout your term of office.  You may not seek candidacy in more than one City of Roseburg elective office.

If you are interested in filing for one of the vacant positions, please call the City’s Administration Office at 541/492-6866 to schedule an appointment with City Recorder Sheila Cox; she’ll be happy to explain the process and help you get started on the necessary paperwork.  City Hall office hours are from 8:00 a.m. to noon, and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Election Offices

City of Roseburg
Sheila R. Cox, City Recorder/Elections Officer
900 SE Douglas
Roseburg, OR  97470
Phone:  541/492-6866
Email:  scox@cityofroseburg.org
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – Noon;  1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday

Douglas County Elections
Patricia Hitt, Douglas County Clerk
1036 SE Douglas
Roseburg, OR  97470
Phone:  541/440-4252
Email:  pkhitt@co.douglas.or.us

State of Oregon Elections Division
141 State Capitol
Salem, OR  97310
Phone:  503/986-1518
Website:  www.sos.state.or.us/elections

If you have any questions regarding the election filing status, please feel free to contact me.

Sheila R. Cox, MMC, City Recorder
Phone:  541/492-6866