Information for Candidates
You can find information about how to run for office and other campaign-related services as well as results from past elections.
Candidate and Campaign Information
City Offices to be elected in 2023
- Council Member-At-Large (Two Positions)
- First Ward Council Member
- Third Ward Council Member
Terms to expire 01/01/2028
City Primary: Tuesday, August 8, 2023
City General Election: Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Requirements for Candidates
- Must be a registered voter in the City of Lansing and a resident of the city for one year prior to January 1, 2024
- A candidate for a Ward office shall be a resident of that ward.
- Must have sworn to the Candidate Qualification and Eligibility Affidavit.
- In addition to the above requirements, you must comply with Michigan Campaign Finance reporting requirements through the Ingham County Clerk’s Office.