To run for office in Sublimity, candidates must be a qualified elector (registered voter) under the State Constitution (Oregon Constitution, Article II, Section 2) and shall have resided in the City during the twelve months immediately prior to the election. Elected Officials must continue to be residents of the City during their entire term of office.

To apply to run in the next election, please contact the City Recorder to receive a packet. Information about holding a local position can also be found on the Secretary of State website under Voting & Elections.

For more information contact our City Recorder, Katie Scott.

Voting Information: November 8 General Election

  • Voter Registration Deadline  – October 18
  • Ballots mailed to Marion County voters – October 19
  • Official Drop Sites opened in Marion County – October 18
  • Replacement ballots are available at Marion County Elections up until 8 pm on Election Night.
  • Voters can use any official drop box in the state.
  • Postage is provided on return envelopes. 

Ballots must be received by 8 pm on Election Night in an official ballot drop box or at the County Elections Office, 555 Court St, Salem, OR.