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Gen. Election 2018 - Clerk Greer gives deadline, more

Public Notice for Candidates filing for City of Columbia Mayor, Council, and School Board Candidates, Soil Conservation Board
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By Lisa Greer, Adair County Clerk

There are important election deadlines and requirements for the following positions: Mayor, City Council, School Board Districts 1, 3 and expired term for District 5, and Soil Conservation.

Filing deadline is 4pmCT, August 14, 2018

Anyone wishing to file for these offices, pursuant to KRS 118.365 and KRS 118.375 should be aware that the deadline is August 14, 2018; last day to file any petition, certificate or statement must be filed by second Tuesday in August. This must be done by 4pmCT in the Office of Adair County Clerk Lisa Greer, Ste 3, 424 Public Square, Columbia KY 42728.

School Board Candidates must file additional transcript

School board candidates for Divisions 1, 3, and unexpired term of 5 new requirement: Pursuant to Senate Bill 101, that went into effect on April 4, 2018, KRS 160.180 was amended to require school board candidates to file a transcript evidencing completion of the twelfth grade or certified results of twelfth grade equivalency examination. This is in addition to the regular filing papers.

Filing papers may be picked up at the Adair County Clerk's Office, 424 Public Square, Ste3, Columbia, during normal business hours, Mon-Fri, 8am to 4pmCT, and Saturdays 8am to 12pmNoonCT.

This story was posted on 2018-06-07 16:04:06
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