Candidates for the Ward 1 and Ward 3 posts on the City of Sallisaw Board of City Comissioners will be filing their declarations of candidacy this week at the Sequoyah County Election Board Office in Sallisaw. Both posts are for three-year terms.
Ronnie Lowe is the current Ward 1 commissioner and Julian Mendiola is the current Ward 3 commissioner.
The election board office is at 110 E. Creek in Sallisaw and the phone number is 918-775-2614.
The filing period will continue until 5 p.m. Wednesday. As of 3 p.m. Monday no candidates had filed for either office.
The election will be held March 1. If a runoff election is required it will be held April 5.
Sally Maxwell, Senior News Director
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