Salina City Election – Public Notice

SALINA CITY ELECTION – PUBLIC NOTICE

Public notice is hereby given that the dates for persons wishing to file as candidates for the office of Salina City Mayor or Councilmember are between June 1, 2017 and June 7, 2017.  Filing deadline is June 7, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

Qualifications of a candidate for the office of City Mayor or Councilmember are:

(1) Be a United States citizen at time of filing

(2) Be at least 18 years old at the time of the next municipal election

(3) Be a legal resident of Salina City for a period of 365 consecutive days immediately preceding the date of the election.

(4) Be a registered voter of Salina City

(5) In accordance with Utah Constitution Article IV, Section 6, any mentally incompetent person, any person convicted of a felony, or any person convicted of treason or a crime against the elective franchise may not hold office in this state until the right to hold elective office is restored under Section 20A-2-101-5.

Salina City residents will be electing a Mayor and two Councilmembers to serve four year terms at the general municipal election on November 7, 2017. The Primary Election date is Tuesday, August 15, 2017 (if needed).

Each person wishing to become a candidate for a non-partisan municipal office shall file a declaration of candidacy form or nomination petition in person with the Salina City Recorder at 90 West Main Street, Salina, during regular business hours and not later than 5:00 p.m. June 7, 2017.  There is no filing fee.

Sherri Westbrook,

Salina City Recorder

Published on the Utah Public Notice Website, Salina City office and Salina City Website (salinacity.org) and the Richfield Reaper and Salina Sun January 26, 2017.

Ken May selected to fill Commissioner Gary Mason’s seat in Sevier County

New Commissioner Ken May being congratulated by retiring Commissioner Gary Mason

Gary Mason, Sevier County Commissioner from the Northern end of Sevier County, announced his retirement in March 2017. State law and our County procedure provide that a meeting of the Central Committee (Precinct Chairs, Vice-Chairs, and County Officers) should be held to review applications, vote, and select an interim replacement for Sevier County Commissioner.

This meeting was held on Wednesday, March 1st, 2017.  Ken May was selected to fill Commissioner Gary Mason’s seat in Sevier County.

The following short video shares the results of that meeting.

 

Sympathies Pour Out For Long Time Resident and Mayor’s Grandfather

Mayor Deaton’s grandfather, Joesph John Deaton passed away on February 24th, 2017. Salina City Council, employees, volunteers, and community wish to express their deepest sympathies and condolences to Mayor Deaton and his entire family.

Joe was a lifelong resident of Salina. He was a Salina businessman. From 1960 to 1997 he owned and operated the famed “Day & Night Cafe”.

Joe was loved by so many and will be missed by all who knew him.

CCC POW Museum recipients of Preservation Utah’s 2017 Heritage Award

Congratulations to all who took part in creating this museum!!

We are the recipients of Preservation Utah’s 2017 Heritage Award in the category of Stabilization, Renovation, and Restoration!!!

 

CCC POW Museum beautifully restored and preserved

Dee and his favorite little helper supervising the crew at the museum

Young visitors at museum

Tower workers at the museum

Scout troop visiting museum

Model of the camp