Local election season starts ramping up
Election talk and planning has been ongoing for months — if not longer — but it’s almost time for candidates to make it official.
The filing period for most offices open this fall, from local county and city positions to governor or U.S. representative, runs from May 20 to June 3. Filing ends at 5 p.m. June 3.
Government offices will be closed for Memorial Day on May 26.
Here are open positions that represent area residents: