2019 Elections


The City of Weirton will be holding its 2019 Municipal Primary Election on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, and General Election on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, for the office of Mayor and the offices of City Council.

Citizens interested in filing as a candidate for the Primary Election are reminded that the Candidate Filing Period will begin Monday, January 14, 2019, and continue until 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2019.  

Applications will be accepted at the Office of the City Clerk during regular business hours of 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, Monday – Friday, and on Saturday, January 19, 2019, and Saturday, January 26, 2019, from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Applications will be available beginning, Monday, December 10, 2018, in the office of the City Clerk and on the City of Weirton website.

All applications must be filed with the City Clerk NO LATER THAN 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2019.

Please note that all City offices will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2019, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Filing fee for the Office of Mayor is One Hundred Dollars ($100. 00)

Filing fee for the Office of City Council Member is Fifty Dollars ($50.00)

Any application that is returned by mail must be complete, must be notarized, must be accompanied by the correct filing fee, and must be postmarked NO LATER THAN Saturday, January 26, 2019. 

For updates and more information on the 2019 City of Weirton Municipal Election, please contact the City Clerk at 304-797-8500, Ext. 1045, or visit the City of Weirton Website.