2019 City of Fountain City Notice of Candidate Filing
In order to be eligible for an elective city office a person must be a resident elector of the city and, if the office is alderperson, a resident of the aldermanic district, at least 28 days before the election. Wis. Stat. secs. 62.09(2)(a) and 6.02(1). Thus, a person may file nomination papers as a candidate for the office of alderperson even if that person does not currently reside in the aldermanic district which he or she seeks to represent as long as he or she will be a resident of the district within 28 days of the election date.
The following offices will be included on the April 2020 ballot:
Mayor (2 year term)
Alderperson, Ward 1 (3 year term)
Alderperson, Ward 1 (1 year term)
Alderperson, Ward 2 (3 year term)
Opening date for municipal candidate filing: December at 8:00 a.m.
Closing date for municipal candidate filing: January by 5:00 p.m.
Nomination papers can be picked up at city hall, 42 N Main Street, Fountain City, WI 54629.