Town of Pinedale Election Proclamation
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a regular municipal election will be held in the commons of the Wrangler Gymnasium, located at 615 North Tyler Avenue, Pinedale, Wyoming, on Tuesday the 3rd day of May, 2022, for the purpose of electing the following municipal officers of the Town of Pinedale:
One Mayor, to serve a term of four years
Two Council Members, to serve a term of four years
All candidates must be residents of the Town of Pinedale and a registered voter of the Town of Pinedale and the State of Wyoming as of the closing of the Town Clerk-Treasurer's office on the day their Application for Candidacy is filed with the Town Clerk-Treasurer.
The polls will be open at 8 a.m. and will remain open until 7 p.m.
Nomination applications will be available from the Town Clerk on Friday, March 18, 2022. Completed nomination applications, together with a filing fee of twenty-five dollars, will be received in the office of the Town Clerk until 5 p.m. on Friday, April 1, 2022, after which time no further nominations will be received.
Pursuant to W.S. 22-25-106, every candidate, whether or not successful, shall file under oath a fully itemized statement of receipts and expenditures at least seven (7) days but not more than fourteen (14) days before the election. Any contribution received or expenditure made after the statement has been filed, through the day of the election shall be filed as an amendment to the statement within ten (10) days after the election. These filings shall be made with the Sublette County Clerk. The statement shall set forth the full and complete record of contributions including cash, goods or services and actual and promised expenditures including all identifiable expenses as set forth in W.S. 22-25-103. The date of each contribution of $100 or more, and expenditure or obligation, the name of the person from whom received or to whom paid and the purpose of each expenditure or obligation shall be listed. All contributions under $100 shall be reported but need not be itemized. Should the accumulation of contributions from a person exceed the $100 threshold, all contributions from that person shall be itemized. Receipts, expenditures and obligations itemized in a statement filed by a political party central committee need not be itemized in a candidate's statement, except by totals, with a reference to said statement. Failure to file a report as required by W.S. 22-25-106, shall subject a person required to file such report to the civil penalties of W.S. 22-25-108 (f).
Please be advised that W.S. 22-03-102 provides that a person may register to vote not less than fourteen (14) days before an election, at any election specified in W.S. 22-2-101 (a)(i) through (viii) or as provided by W.S. 22-3-117, who satisfies certain qualifications. To vote in the Pinedale Municipal Election on May 3, 2022, a person must be registered to vote or register to vote on or before April 19, 2022, the last day available to meet the 14 day requirement, wait to register to vote on the day of the election or otherwise register to vote in compliance with W.W. 22-3-117, absentee registration generally. A person registering to vote after April 19, 2022 and before the day of the election will not be qualified to vote unless they otherwise qualify under W.S. 22-3-117.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have set my hand and affixed the corporate seal of the Town of Pinedale, Wyoming this day of March 7, 2022.
Maureen Rudnick, Town Clerk
Published in the March 11, 2022 and March 18, 2022 Pinedale Roundup and posted in three public places in the Town of Pinedale.