2017 Municipal Candidates

City of East Helena Candidates

For Mayor (Vote for 1) - James Schell
For Ward 1 Councilmember (Vote for 1) - Judy Leland
For Ward 2 Councilmember (Vote for 1) - Donald E. Dahl Jr and Kelly Harris

City of Helena Candidates

For Mayor (Vote for 1) - Wilmot J. Collins and James Smith
For City Commissioner (Vote for 2) - Justin Ailport, Mark A. Burzynski, Andres Haladay, Sean Logan, Heather K. O'Loughlin, and Gary L. Spaeth.
For Neighborhood Council District 1 (Vote for 4) - John E. Andrew, Patricia Christian, Mary Ann George, Flannery Herbert, and Michael Marchesini
For Neighborhood Council District 2 (Vote for 4) - Tyrel Suzor-Hoy
For Neighborhood Council District 3 (Vote for 4) - Sumner M. Sharpe
For Neighborhood Council District 4 (Vote for 4) - Tom Woodgerd
For Neighborhood Council District 6 (Vote for 4) - William A. Bovee and Terry Ray
For Neighborhood Council District 7 (Vote for 4) - Denise Roth Barber, Bob Habeck, and Richard Sloan

Campaign Regulations & Campaign Finance

The Commissioner of Political Practices enforces campaign finance and campaign practice laws. For more information about campaign practices, finances, and related reports, visit the Commissioner of Political Practices' website.

Political Sign Regulations

 In the City of Helena political signs are regulated by city ordinance and cannot be placed on city property or on public rights-of-way, including boulevards between the sidewalk and street. The Helena Community Development Department has some information about sign regulations. If you have questions or would like to report a violation, contact Elroy Golemon at 406-447-8448.

In the State of Montana the Montana Department of Transportation regulates political sign placement on interstate highways in accordance with Administrative Rule 18.6.246. If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact the Right of Way Bureau at 406-444-6068.

If you have a complaint about a political sign that is not in Helena City limits or along the interstate, we recommend you contact the candidate or candidate's political party directly. If you are not sure how to contact the candidate or candidate's party, please call us at 406-447-8339 or email us at elections(at)lccountymt.gov for assistance.