Every two years the citizens of Baker City elect four City Councilors, three four-year terms and one one-year term. This last year two vacancies occurred on the City Council which were members that were elected to stay on for another two years. This in turn created six vacancies:
(3) - 4 Year Terms
(3) - 2 Year Terms
The City Council represents the voice of the community. The City Council is the legislative body that governs the City of Baker, proposes bills, holds votes, and passes laws and policies that help govern the city.
If you are interested in running for City Council, please contact the City Recorder at 541-524-2033. More information is also available on the Secretary of State's website. Do not begin collecting signatures until you have contacted the City Recorder.