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Filing period opens for Clovis council seats

The filing period to run for Clovis City Council is now open.

The election for three council seats is March 8, 2011.

Papers to seek office can be picked up at Clovis City Hall, 1233 Fifth St., or at the Fresno County elections office, 2221 Kern Street, in downtown Fresno.

Those seeking election must get signatures from at least 20 voters registered in Clovis.

The filing period continues until Dec. 10. If an incumbent does not file, the deadline is extended to Dec. 15.

All three incumbents, Harry Armstrong, Jose Flores and Bob Whalen, say they will seek re-election.