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Paden City And Pine Grove Begin Election Process

By Staff | Mar 16, 2011

The City of Paden City will hold an election on June 2. A recorder and one member of council from each ward will be elected. Anyone desiring to run for an office must file by April 1 at 4 p.m. in the Recorder’s Office at the city building.

Candidates who have filed thus far include:

Second Ward for council: Richard Wright Jr.

Third Ward for council: Clyde Hochstrasser

The drawing for ballot positions will be held on April 4 beginning at 9 a.m. in the Recorder’s Office.

The last day to register to vote in this election is May 13. You must go to the courthouse in the county in which you reside to register.

The first day that Absentee Ballot Applications can be received by the recorder will be March 18.

The first day of early voting in person will be May 13 and the last day of early voting in person will be May 31. Early voting will be held at city hall.

Polls open at 6:30 a.m. and close at 7:30 p.m.

Poll locations: First Ward, former middle school cafeteria; Second Ward, city building in council chambers; and Third Ward, Paden City Elementary School.

For more information call 304-337-2295.

The Town of Pine Grove’s election will be on June 14. Any registered voter within the corporation limits of the Town of Pine Grove may be placed upon the ballot for the elected office of mayor, recorder, or town council, by filing a certificate of candidacy along with a filing fee of $5 with the Town Recorder on or before the first day of April, before 2:30 p.m.