Candidate Information

Qualifications to file for the office of City Council member:

  • Registered voter of the City of Brookings
  • Resided within Brookings city limits for at least three months immediately prior to the election
  • File petitions signed by 50 registered voters
  • Municipal offices are non-partisan

Election day: April 14, 2020

Earliest day to circulate/file petitions: January 31, 2020

Petition filing deadline: February 28, 2020 by 5pm

Take office: May 1, 2019

Positions available:

Two Council Members (3-year terms)

  • City Council Member - 3-year term: Currently held by Dan Hansen
  • City Council Member - 3-year term: Currently held by Oepke "Ope" Niemeyer

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