(February 1, 2013) - Oklahoma City residents will head to the polls on March 5 to elect council representation for Wards 1 and 7. Ward 3 Councilman Larry McAtee and Ward 4 Councilman Pete White drew no opponents. A general election will be held on April 2 if no candidate in Wards 1 or 7 receive a majority of the vote.
The following candidates have filed with the Oklahoma County Election Board and the City Clerk’s Office:
Ward 1 James Greiner
Gary Marrs (incumbent)
Ward 7 John Bilbury III
Ronald “Skip” Kelly (incumbent)
John Pettis, Jr.
Council members serve four-year terms with an annual salary of $12,000.
The qualifications for City Council are:
Log on to www.okc.gov to see the ward boundary map. For more information contact the Oklahoma County Election Board at 713-1515.
Contact: Zach Nash