Friday, 04 December 2020 19:45

Notice of Election-Open Filing Dates

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PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE OF ELECTION

Notice is hereby given to the qualified voters of the City of Marshfield, Webster County, Missouri, that the Annual City Election will be held on April 6, 2021, for the following purposes:

To vote the election of:

East Ward Alderman . . . . . . . . .. . . .. . . . . . . 2-year term

West Ward Alderman . . . . . . . . .. .  . . . . . . .  2-year term

Opening date for filing is Tuesday, December 15, 2020 and closing date for filing is Tuesday, January 19, 2021.  City Hall will be open from 8:00 to 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 to 5:00 p.m. on both of those days.  City Hall will be open from 8:00 to 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday on all days between opening and closing dates, except City Hall will be closed on the following dates: December 24, 2020, December 25, 2020, January 1, 2021 and January 18, 2021. 

Requirements to run for office include: Must be 18 years of age or older, a citizen of the United States, and must be a resident of Marshfield one year prior to filing, at the time of filing and for the duration of their term in the Ward in which they are serving.

In response to the Coronavirus pandemic and pursuant to the City of Marshfield Executive Order to abide by social distancing requirements, Candidates will be asked to use the drive-thru window for filing purposes.

Declaration of Candidacy forms can be obtained and filed at Marshfield City Hall, 798 S. Marshall St., Marshfield, MO 65706.

Karen Rost, City Clerk