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Estacada City Council Candidate Information




If you are interested in running for office, here are some critical dates for your calendar:


August 5, 2016

First day to file nomination papers with the City Elections Official.

August 25, 2016

Last day to file nomination papers with the City Elections Official.

Sept 2, 2016

Last day to withdraw candidacy.

Sept 8, 2016

Final day for City Elections Official to submit names of candidates for the November 8, 2016 General Election.

Sept 12, 2016

Last day to file candidate statements for City positions with the County Elections Office for the voters’ pamphlet.

Oct 19 – 25, 2016

County Elections Office mails out ballots.

Nov 8, 2016

Election Day.

January 9, 2017

Oath of Office administered at the first Council meeting of the year.




Mayor                                           Two Year Term

3 Councilor Positions                        Four Year Terms


  • All positions are non-partisan.
  • Council positions are elected at large. The three with the most votes are elected. 
  • All positions are volunteer/non-paid.
  • All terms will begin in January 2017.




To qualify as a candidate for Mayor or a City Councilor, you must be:

  • A qualified elector under the laws and constitution of the state of Oregon and a registered voter of the City of Estacada; and
  • A resident of the City of Estacada who has resided continuously in the City during the 12 months immediately preceding the election they are filing for.

Download the full Candidate Packet HERE

Questions? Call City Hall at 503-630-8270

  New Information  
  • Attention Businesses: Clackamas Fire District #1 - Fire Prevention Office is now providing all aspects of fire prevention services for the City of Estacada and Estacada Rural Fire District No. 69. Read more about Fire and Life Safety Inspections HERE.

  • Estacada Police non-emergency contact number: 503-655-8211
    This phone number is intended for reporting low-priority crimes and those that are not occurring at the moment.  You may also use this number to reach the officer currently on duty.