2021 CANDIDATE FILING
If you are interested in running for office to represent your local community, 2021 candidate filing week is May 17-21.
There are several Council positions as well as the Mayor position up for election this year. Those elected will take office January 1, 2022. For info visit: piercecountyelections.org.
The Association of Washington Cities publishes a great resource entitled Knowing the Territory. This is a good source of information to learn about the basic legal guidelines for elected officials including basic powers; duties, liabilities and immunities of public officials; ethical guidelines; the Open Public Meetings Act; public records law and more. The linked text above will take you to the pdf document.