City Candidate Information

Nomination Petition

Affidavit of Candidacy

City Candidate's Guide

 

City candidates must be eligible electors of the city at the time of filing nomination papers and at the time of the election.

 

Signature Requirements:

For cities with a population between 100-3,499: at least 10

(All cities in Decatur County, except LeRoy & Pleasanton)

 

For cities with a population less than 100: at least 5

(LeRoy & Pleasanton)

School Candidate Information

Nomination Petition

Affidavit of Candidacy

School Candidate's Guide

 

School candidates must be eligible electors of the school district and director district (if any) at the time of the election.

 

Signature Requirements:

1% of registered voters in the school district (as of May 1).

Central Decatur:  24

Lamoni:  18

What is an eligible elector?
An eligible elector is a person who possesses all of the qualifications necessary to register to vote, whether or not the person is in fact registered.