Notice of General Election

Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 an election will be held in the City of Hermiston, Umatilla County, Oregon for your choice of four (4) candidates to serve for the office of At-Large Councilors, for four (4) year terms.  The election will be conducted by mail.  Your choice of candidates will be presented upon the official ballot and shall be voted upon by all qualified voters of the City.


Filing for Position

City elections shall be held at the same times and places as general state elections in accordance with applicable state election laws.  The election offices and precincts for such elections shall be the same as for regular state elections.  Elections shall be nonpartisan.  The filing deadline is 5:00 pm August 25, 2020.


Filing Instructions

Filing forms and more information are available at City Hall, on the City’s website or online at the Secretary of State’s website which are listed below.

Forms are to be filed with:

Lilly Alarcon-Strong, CMC

Elections Officer/City Recorder

City Hall/Building Department

215 E Glady’s Ave

Hermiston, OR 97838



Qualifications for At-Large Councilors

No person shall be eligible for City offices unless at the time of their election they are a qualified voter of the state, have resided in the City for one year immediately before election or appointment to office, not be a candidate for more than one city office at a single election, and may not be employed by the City.


Positions and Terms

  • Four (4) At-Large Councilors, to serve Four-year term


Candidates will run only in the General Election. The four (4) candidates receiving the highest number of votes shall be elected into office.

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