Lakewood voters will consider a change to the city's charter that, if passed, would align the city's filing deadline for elections to municipal offices with the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections.
That's after OK'd the proposal at Monday night's meeting.
Mary Louise Madigan, council vice president, said the filing deadline would be 15 days earlier to conform with state law.
"Because this item would change the charter, the measure will be now be placed before voters," she added.
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