NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF ANNUAL ELECTION PEORIA TRIBE OF INDIANS OF OKLAHOMA
Scheduled Saturday, March 7, 2015
The Election Committee of the Peoria Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma announces the cancellation of the Annual Election scheduled for Saturday, March 7, 2015. The positions to be filled at this Election were Secretary and Third Councilman.
Alan Goforth, incumbent, was the only candidate to file for the position of Third Councilman. Tonya Stand Mathews was the only candidate to file for the position of Secretary. Both unopposed candidates have been declared by the Election Committee to be elected.
According to the Election Ordinance: “In the event that only one candidate files for elective office, that candidate shall be declared elected. In the event a candidate is declared elected, it will not be necessary for the Peoria Tribe to conduct an election by ballot for that elective office. Furthermore, in the event a candidate is declared elected, the candidate shall assume office immediately in the case of a vacancy, or at the next annual Peoria Council meeting upon the expiration of an elected official’s term.”
Annual Peoria Council Meeting
The Annual Peoria Council Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, March 7, 2015. The meeting will start at 1:00 p.m. at the Ottawa/Peoria Cultural Center. Lunch will be served between 11:30 a.m. and 12:45 p.m.
Make plans to come to Miami and spend the day with family and friends.
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Mailing Address │ PO Box 1527 │ Miami, OK 74355 │Telephone 918-540-2535 │ Fax 918-540-2538