Bangor City Hall
73 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401

Phone:
207.992.4200

Business Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Candidate Information

 

City Councilors and Superintending School Committee members are elected at-large for three-year terms. Anyone interested in becoming a candidate must collect signatures from registered voters in Bangor through a petition process. 

For the November Election there are 3 City Council seats and 3 School Committee seats open.

Nomination Petitions for City Council and School Committee

MAY BE TAKEN OUT:

August 9, 2017 (90 days before Election Day)

MAY BE RETURNED:

No Sooner Than:                                                                               

August 21, 2017 (80 Days before Election Day)            

 

No Later Than:                                                                                   

September 8, 2017 (60 Days before Election Day)    

 

PETITION CIRCULATORS:

IF YOU ARE A PETITION CIRCULATOR YOU MUST:

  1. Be a REGISTERED VOTER of the City of Bangor

  2. Personally witness each signature signed on Petition and Attest to that fact IN THE PRESENCE OF A NOTARY PUBLIC (on the reverse side of each petition, before filing with the clerk)

  3. Be aware that the only valid signature is from a voter that is Registered to Vote in Bangor

  4. Be aware that a Voter may sign only once for each candidate, and may only sign for as many candidates as there are positions available (1 council vacancy = 1 candidate that voter can sign a petition for)

  5. Collect signature in established neighborhoods

  6. Return individual sheets for verification between August 21st & September 8th.

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Contact Information

Mailing Address
73 Harlow Street, Bangor, ME 04401

Office Location
First floor, City Hall

Phone
207-992-4220

Fax
207-945-4449

Hours
Monday – Friday; 8AM – 4:30 PM

Email
cityclerk@bangormaine.gov