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2022 City of Albany councilor candidate elections

The City of Albany does not participate in the primary elections for city council candidates. Candidate applications will be due during the month of August 2022, to be voted on during the November 2022 election. Please check back on July 1, 2022, for more information.

You can find Albany city council and mayor and their terms on the City Council page.

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Benton County: 541-766-6756

Linn County: 541-967-3831

Signs during an election

One temporary sign per issue and per candidate may be placed on property based on the ballot of an election within the district where the property is located. In residential zones, signs are limited to an area of four square feet per face and a maximum height of three feet. In commercial or industrial zones, signs are limited to an area of eight square feet per face and a maximum height of five feet. Signs may be placed 45 days prior to an election and must be removed no more than seven days after the election.

For questions on Albany's sign code, contact Community Development at 541-917-7550.


Council positions, terms, and wards


Councilors receive $130 per month, and the mayor receives $185 per month. The mayor and councilors also each receive a $50 internet stipend per month.


City Clerk



 333 Broadalbin SW (1st floor)

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