How to Run for Town Council

Next Election: November 2, 2021


  1. Be a resident of Virginia
  2. Be a resident of the Town of Dayton
  3. Be registered to vote in the Town of Dayton
  4. Complete all forms for candidacy
  5. File forms by August 13, 2021 by 5 p.m. with the Rockingham County Registrar’s Office

Are you a resident and registered voter in the Town of Dayton?  Are you passionate about local issues and helping your community?  If so, you’re invited to run for Town Council.

On Tuesday, November 2, 2021, there will be a Special Election for one Town Council seat with a term expiring on December 31, 2022.  This will be a special election to fill a seat left vacant by a resignation.  Candidates run without party affiliation and there is no primary.

Residents interested in running for Town Council must file all paperwork with the Rockingham County by 5 p.m. on Friday, August 13, 2021.