Links to Cities and Elected Office Information

City of Portland positions are scheduled to be on the ballot in the May Primary (even year) with a top-two runoff in November if no candidate receives 50% of the votes in the Primary. Other cities are normally scheduled to be on the ballot in the November General (even year). The candidate who receives the majority of the votes in the November General is then elected to the position.   

City of Fairview Council & Mayor

Filing Office: City of Fairview - Recorder/Clerk
Qualifications: Check with City Clerk
Election: November General (even years)
Multnomah Co. Voters' Pamphlet Filing: Multnomah County Elections / VP Fee: $50 / Filing Forms: Candidate Filing Form for Voters' Pamphlet (774.12 KB) & Endorsement form for County Voters' Pamphlet (524.5 KB)

City of Gresham Council & Mayor

Filing Office: City of Gresham - Recorder/Clerk
Qualifications: Check with City Clerk
Election: November General (even years)
Multnomah Co. Voters' Pamphlet Filing: Multnomah County Elections / VP Fee: $300 / Filing Forms: Candidate Filing Form for Voters' Pamphlet (774.12 KB) & Endorsement form for County Voters' Pamphlet (524.5 KB)

City of Lake Oswego Council & Mayor

Filing Office: City of Lake Oswego - Recorder/Clerk
Qualifications: Check with City Clerk
Election: November General (even years)
Multnomah Co. Voters' Pamphlet Filing: Multnomah County Elections / VP Fee: $50 / Filing Forms: Candidate Filing Form for Voters' Pamphlet (774.12 KB) & Endorsement form for County Voters' Pamphlet (524.5 KB)

City of Maywood Park Council

Filing Office: City of Maywood Park - Recorder/Clerk
Qualifications: Check with City Clerk
Election: November General (even years)
Multnomah Co. Voters' Pamphlet Filing: Multnomah County Elections / VP Fee: $25 / Filing Forms: Candidate Filing Form for Voters' Pamphlet (774.12 KB) & Endorsement form for County Voters' Pamphlet (524.5 KB)

City of Portland Council & Mayor

Filing Office: City of Portland Elections Office
Qualifications: Check with City Elections officer
Election: May Primary (even years) with Nov. runoff (top two) if no candidate receives majority of votes cast.
Multnomah Co. Voters' Pamphlet Filing: Multnomah County Elections / VP Fee: $300 / Filing Forms: Candidate Filing Form for Voters' Pamphlet (774.12 KB) & Endorsement form for County Voters' Pamphlet (524.5 KB)

City of Troutdale Council & Mayor

Filing Office: City of Troutdale - Recorder/Clerk
Qualifications: Check with City Clerk
Election: November General (even years)
Multnomah Co. Voters' Pamphlet Filing: Multnomah County Elections / VP Fee: $50 / Filing Forms: Candidate Filing Form for Voters' Pamphlet (774.12 KB) & Endorsement form for County Voters' Pamphlet (524.5 KB)

City of Wood Village Council & Mayor

Filing Office: City of Wood Village - Recorder/Clerk
Qualifications: Check with City Clerk
Election: November General (even years)
Multnomah Co. Voters' Pamphlet Filing: Multnomah County Elections / VP Fee: $50 / Filing Forms: Candidate Filing Form for Voters' Pamphlet (774.12 KB) &   Endorsement form for County Voters' Pamphlet (524.5 KB)