The Southwest Area Commission will hold its annual election from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, at Finland Elementary School, 1835 Finland Ave., during the National Night Out Celebration.

The Southwest Area Commission will hold its annual election from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, at Finland Elementary School, 1835 Finland Ave., during the National Night Out Celebration.

Interested candidates must submit their name, address, telephone number and a statement on why they are interested in being an area commissioner. The information can be sent via regular mail to Southwest Area Commission, 1397 Gorham Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43223, or via e-mail to jason_waltke@yahoo.com.

Eligible candidates and voters must reside in the city of Columbus within the SAC boundaries: the Scioto River (east), I-270 (south), CSX Railroad Track (west) and Mound Street/Mount Calvary/Greenlawn (north).

For more information, call Jason Waltke at (614) 425-2387 or visit www.columbusswac.org.