Filing deadline for Special Election approaches

File by March 18 for local, regional districts

March 10, 2021 — May 18 is the next election date in Lane County. Filing deadlines for the Tuesday, May 18, Special Election is March 18. People can still run for positions on several local boards, including school districts, emergency response departments and special districts.

April 27 is the last day to register to vote in the election. People can confirm their voter registration status online at

Ballots will be mailed by the end of April.


Local Candidate Filings:

  • Mapleton School District-#32 — three positions
  • Siuslaw School District- #97J — three positions
  • Mapleton Fire Department — three positions
  • Siuslaw Valley Fire and Rescue — two positions
  • Mapleton Water District — two positions
  • Swisshome-Deadwood RFPD — three positions
  • Siuslaw Public Library District — three positions
  • Port of Siuslaw — four positions
  • Western Lane Ambulance District — three positions


Regional Candidate Filings:

  • Lane Community College — four positions, residents will vote for their zone
  • Lane Education Service District — three positions, residents will vote for their zone


Measure Filings:

  • Measure #20-319: Supporting 4-H and OSU Extension Programs in Lane County


People can go to for more information.


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