2018 Election Information

Published on 01/2/18 4:40 PM

Town of Nederland Municipal Elections are Tuesday, April 3, 2018

During this election, registered voters will be electing a Mayor and four (4) Trustees. The Mayor will be elected to serve a two-year term and four Trustees will be elected to serve four-year terms.

In addition to the elections, there will be two ballot items for electors to consider:

  1.   Sales tax increase of .25% with funds generated being earmarked for road improvements.
  2.   Debt authorization for the BioSolids Project.

The exact language for each ballot item will be presented to the Board of Trustees at their January 16 meeting.

Persons running for Nederland municipal office must meet the following preliminary criteria:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Resident of Nederland at least 12 consecutive months preceding date of election
  • Registered elector
  • Must maintain Nederland residence through term of office

If you meet the preliminary criteria and are interested in running for a municipal office position, next step:

Complete a Nomination Petition

Nomination petitions are downloadable (below) or pick up a printed copy at the Town Clerk’s office.

Nomination petitions may be circulated from January 2 – 22, 2018. A Minimum of 10 signatures from registered voters residing within the Town limits is required to establish candidacy. Nomination petitions must be submitted to Town Clerk no later than January 22nd, 2018. Late nomination petitions will not be accepted.

2018 Municipal Election Candidate Announcement

Mayor Candidate:

  • Kristopher Larsen

Trustee Candidates:

  • Hillary Anne Martin
  • Alan Apt
  • Timothy Duggan
  • Lyn Hanna

Meet your new Board of Trustees at the Trustee and Mayor Candidate Forum. Open to the public for candidate introductions and voter Q&A.

Where: Nederland Community Center

When: Tuesday, March 19th, 2018 from 6-8pm