JAY - Candidates for municipal offices in seven Delaware County municipalities file Declarations of Candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, February 2, 2009.

Dixie Smith, Secretary of the County Election Board, said the filing period ends at 5 p.m. Wednesday, February 4, 2009.

Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted at the County Election Board Office at 225 S 5th Street in Jay for the indicated office for the following municipalities.

Town of Bernice Board of Trustees

Ward 2 Trustee 4 year term

Ward 4 Trustee 4 year term

Ward 5 Trustee 2 year unexpired term

Town Clerk/Treasurer 2 year unexpired term

Town of Colcord Board of Trustees

1 Trustee 4 year term

3 Trustees 2 year terms

Town Clerk/Treasurer 4 year term

City of Grove Council Member

Ward 1 4 year term

Ward 2 4 year term

Town of Kansas Board of Trustees

1 Trustee 4 year term

Town Clerk/ Treasurer 4 year term

Town of Oaks Board of Trustees

3 Trustees 4 year terms

Town Clerk/Treasurer 4 year term

Town of West Siloam Springs Board of Trustees

Ward 2 Trustee 4 year term

Ward 4 Trustee 4 year term

Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted for the City of Jay at Jay City Hall at 102 N 5th Street in Jay on Monday, February 2 through Wednesday, February 4 from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm.

Ward 1 Councilman 4 year term

Ward 3 Councilman 4 year term

The municipal offices at stake in the Towns of Bernice, Colcord, Kansas, Oaks and West Siloam Springs and the Cities of Grove and Jay will be filled in the nonpartisan General Election scheduled April 7, 2009.