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 13, 2021

Earliest day to circulate/file petitions: January 29, 2021

Petition filing deadline: February 26, 2021 by 5pm

Take office: first regular City Council Meeting in May


Positions available:

One Mayor (3-year term)

  • Mayor:  currently held by Keith Corbett

Two Council Members (3-year terms)

  • City Council Member: currently held by Patty Bacon
  • City Council Member: currently held by Nick Wendell

City Election Sign Ordinance Regulations (PDF)