Applicants must be 18 years of age and reside within Ward 3 to be eligible. Upon appointment by the Gillette City Council, the successful applicant will serve until the next general municipal election at which time a successor shall be elected to fill the unexpired portion of each term (2 years), per the City’s statement.
Applications must be submitted by Tuesday, June 23 at noon with the term to expire on January 5, 2021.
Candidates must be a registered voter and have lived in Ward 3 for at least a year or longer. A candidate can not be a convicted felon, have any conflicting interests that would impair their ability to hold office as well as have a job with hours compatible to the office they’re seeking.
Those interested in applying for the open seat can pick up an application in City Administration or the City Clerk’s office at City Hall at 201 E. 5th Street. Applications can also be downloaded. All applications must be submitted in person to the City Clerk’s office at City Hall by noon on June 23.
For more information, contact Communications Manager Geno Palazzari at (307) 686-5393.