For Candidates For Candidates Candidate and Constituent Resources Learn about filing for candidacy, establishing a candidate committee, filing petitions and more. Learn about running for office during a municipal election year. View the general requirements and fees for filing for candidacy. Learn how to create a candidate committee for your campaign. See the statute-mandated term lengths for elected officials. Find out how to file or appeal a candidate challenge. Learn how to withdraw your candidacy. Find out how to put candidates and issues on the ballot and more.