Run for City Council

There will be 4 seats available for the upcoming November 2017 election. Councilors Merrily Mazza, Chelsea Behanna and Gustavo Reyna are eligible to run again. Brad Wiesley is term limited.

Eligibility for Elective Office

  • Must be a current resident, who resides within the city limits of Lafayette for at least one year immediately prior to the last day for filing original petitions (August 29, 2017)
  • Registered elector
  • 18 years of age
  • Cannot be in default to the City

Nomination Process (Candidates may not begin until August 9, 2017)

  • Candidates must circulate and submit a nomination petition containing signatures of at least 25 register electors who reside within the city limits of Lafayette.
  • Prospective candidates can pick up a packet in the City Clerk's office, Packets will be available August 9, 2017 (91 days prior to election)
  • Packets must be returned to the City Clerk's office by August 29, 2017 (71 days prior to election)

For more information contact the City Clerk's office at 303-661-1227 or 303-661-1222


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