Run For Mayor or Council


For general information on City Government please go to the following link: Click here!

November 8, 2022 General Election will be here soon! The Mayor's position is a 2-year term, and Councilors serve a 4-year term.

Click here to meet the candidates for the November 2022 Election!  
Mayor - Michelle Sumner - Incumbent 
Councilor - Tom Boggs - Incumbent 
Councilor - Gary Dagel - Incumbent 
Councilor - Debbie Hamilton - Incumbent 
Councilor - Lisa Woods

To register to vote: or if you've moved, or changed your name you will need to update your information. Please go to the following link: 

To run for office on the City of Sutherlin City Council:
You must be a resident of Sutherlin for at least 1 year, live within in the city limits and be a registered voter.
More questions? 
Please refer to SMC Chapter 1.06 - Candidate Nomination for Elective Offices. The link is below. 
Information becoming a candidate:

So you want to run for Local Government

2022 Candidates Elections Manual

SMC Chapter 1.06 - Candidate Nomination for Elective Offices

Candidate Filing Procedures &  Information

Quick guide to Campaign Finance Reporting     

ORESTAR  User Guide            

Quick Reference to Oregon Public Meeting Laws

Register to Vote Here!