Details for CC candidate filing notice



The following City of Walker Offices will be voted for at the state general election to be held Tuesday, November 06, 2018. Candidates may begin filing for these offices on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. The filing period ends at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. The office of the clerk will be open from 8:00-5:00 p.m. on August 14, 2018.

Candidates must file their affidavits of candidacy at Walker City Hall in the office of the Walker City Clerk, 205 Minnesota Avenue, PO Box 207, Walker, MN 56484. The filing fee is $2.00 and due at time of filing.

Candidates must be eligible to vote in Minnesota, have not filed for the same or any other office at the upcoming primary or general election (except as provided in M.S. 204B.06, subd. 1 (2);or will be on assuming office, 21 years of age or more. Candidates must have maintained residence in this district for at least 30 days before the general election; and if a major political party candidate, either participated in the party’s most recent precinct caucuses or intend to vote for a majority of that party’s candidates at the next general election. Candidates who will be absent from the state during the filing period may arrange to file in person with the Clerk within seven days prior to departure by giving written affidavit of reasons for absence and completing all other filing requirements.

Filings will be accepted during the filing period for the following offices to be elected on November 6th, 2018:

Mayor (2 year term)

City Council (2 positions–4 year regular term)

Terri Bjorklund

Walker City Clerk


The Pilot-Independent

July 11, 2018