Upcoming Elections

2019 Council Elections

Candidate:                    Wards 1, 2, 3, and 4

Filing Period:                 December 3, 4, 5, 2018

Primary Election:            February 12, 2019

General Election:            April 2, 2019, if necessary 

Compensation:                $2,400 annually

Qualifications:                   

  • a person must, for at least one (1) year prior to filing a declaration of candidacy, be a registered voter and resident of the ward of the City.

Procedures:

  1. Candidates shall file with the Oklahoma County Election Board, at 4201 North Lincoln Blvd., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
  2. A $50.00 filing fee for office of Councilmember is required by Section 31.02 of the Bethany Code of Ordinances.
  3. A person filing for office as a Councilmember shall file with the Secretary of the Oklahoma County Election Board a sworn statement of candidacy stating the following:
  • Legal name as desired on ballot;
  • Street address of residence;
  • Ward in which candidate resides;
  • Age;
  • Office for which he is filing;
  • Statement that the Councilmember candidate has resided in Ward for which he seeks to represent at least one year prior to filing, and registered voter for at least one year prior to filing