All six city council seats and the position of mayor will appear on the November 6 general election ballot. For candidates interested in serving the city, the filing period will begin June 11.
Ruth Post, city elections official, said the filing process, including signature verification, must be completed by 5 p.m. August 28, 2018.
Each of the positions carry a two-year term beginning next year on January 14. The seats are all elected at-large, which means candidates may reside in any area within the city limits. The six candidates that receive the most votes are elected.
Please attend upcoming City of Philomath meetings - public welcome!The Philomath City Council meets on the second and fourth Mondays at 7:00 p.m. at the City Hall Council Chambers, 980 Applegate St., Philomath, OR 97370. Meetings on the fourth Monday of each month are only scheduled as needed.
Monday, June 11, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. Public hearing to be held in the Council Chambers of Philomath City Hall, 980 Applegate, Philomath, Oregon, on proposed FY 2018-2019 City budget. More information will be posted two weeks prior to the public hearing.
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Members of the community wishing to contact the City of Philomath are encouraged to use the Philomath Public Contact Form.
Members of the community wishing to contact the Mayor and City Council will find their addresses available here.
Philomath City Government links to:
Background informationOCVA’s annexations public hearing testimony.
Corvallis City Council adopts ordinance Land Development Code Chapter 2.0 Text Amendments (LDT16-00002) on January 16, 2018.
Democrat-Herald article from January 16, 2018 Annexations decision day set for Feb. 5.
Corvallis City Attorney, Jim Brewer, explains the Corvallis Resolution from May 2, 2016.
Valuable ResourcesOregon Communities for a Voice in Annexations (OCVA)
League of Oregon Voters