Mayor of Seven Mile

Background about the Office:

  • Candidates for mayor of Seven Mile are elected in odd year General Elections.
  • There is one mayor of Seven Mile.
  • This seat will be on the ballot in 2019.
  • Each term is 4 years. (OH Const. Art.XVIII §7; R.C. 733.02, 733.24)
  • Each term begins on January 1st following the election. (OH Const. Art.XVIII §7; R.C. 733.02, 733.24)

Current Elected Official:

  • Vivian M. Gorsuch

What are the requirements to run for Mayor of Seven Mile?

Candidates for this position must:

  • Live within Seven Mile.
  • Be a registered elector of Seven Mile.
  • Be at least 18 years of age. (OH Const. Art. V, §1, Art. XV §4)

How do I run for Mayor of Seven Mile?

  1. Complete petition form 3-O.  (Note:  Petition forms should be printed on legal sized, 8 1/2" x 14" paper)
  2. Required signatures. (R.C. 3513.251)
    • Collect between 10 and 30 signatures.
    • File petitions with the Butler County Board of Elections no later than 90 days before the date of the General election. (R.C. 3513.251, 3513.261)
    • Pay filing fee by check or with exact change of $30.00. (R.C. 3513.10, 3513.251, 3513.261)

What are the Campaign Finance Requirements?

All candidates running for office who spend any money, including their own personal funds, must file a Designation of Treasurer (Form 30-D) and complete subsequent reports. Candidates for this office should file with the Butler County Board of Elections.

Call Candidate and Ballot Services at 513-887-3700, ext. 3 with any questions or for more information.