A number of local government and city council positions will be open or up for re-election on Tuesday, Nov. 8. Those interested must file a declaration of candidacy or petition for nomination for office before 5 p.m. on Aug. 30.

The position of mayor is up for re-election in Canyon City, Dayville, Granite, Long Creek, Monument, Mt Vernon and Prairie City.

There are city council openings in Canyon City, Dayville, Granite, John Day, Long Creek, Monument, Mt Vernon, Prairie City and Seneca. Additionally, there are openings on the Monument and Grant County soil and water conservation districts

Filing packets for these positions can be downloaded at oregonvotes.com.

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