Just as one election season has wrapped up, another one is beginning to take shape.
Cowley County candidates for city and school district offices have until noon on Jan. 22 to file. The general election for those races is Tuesday April 2 of next year.
Winfield and Ark City commission candidates must file with the city clerk’s office of their respective city. Filing fees in those race are $10. Candidates in any other city within the county can file with the clerk of that city or at the county clerk’s office at the courthouse in Winfield.
All school district candidates and Cowley County Community College Board of Trustee candidates must file in the clerk’s office.
The fee for all filings, excluding city races in Winfield and Ark City, is $5.