SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The nomination petition filing deadline for the 2017 South Orange municipal election is March 6 at 4 p.m.

Three South Orange Village Trustee terms will be ending in May, therefore creating vacancies. According to a press release from the South Orange Village clerk’s office, those interested in running for a position as a Village Trustee in the 2017 municipal, non-partisan election must obtain a “Candidate’s Information & Petition” packet from the Village Clerk’s Office.

The release also stated that each petition filing will have to include the Petitions of Nomination, the Candidate’s Oath & Acceptance of the nomination, the Campaign Manager’s Oath, the Application for Designation, the Application for Bracketing of Candidates, and identification documentation.

Questions and concerns must be brought to the Clerk’s Office at 973-378-7715 (ext. #1).