Candidate Information

Election Candidate packets will be available January 18, 2023.

Qualifications to file for the office of City Council member:

  • Registered voter of the City of Brookings
  • Resided within Brookings city limits for at least three months immediately prior to the election
  • File petitions signed by 50 registered voters
  • Municipal offices are non-partisan

Election day: April 11, 2023

Earliest day to circulate/file petitions: January 27, 2023

Petition filing deadline: February 24, 2023 by 5:00 p.m.

Take office: first regular City Council Meeting in May

Positions available:

Two Council Members (3-year terms)

  • City Council Member: currently held by Joey Collins
  • City Council Member: currently held by Brianna Doran

City Election Sign Ordinance Regulations (PDF)

How to Circulate a Municipal Petition