If you would like to run for seats on Springfield City Council, you’ll be able to download informational packets starting at 8 a.m. Thursday, October 1.
Seats up for re-election next April include Mayor, Zone1, Zone 4, General Seat A and General Seat B.
Petitions are also available as of 8 Thursday morning, and you’ll be able to attend a virtual information session with the Springfield city clerk. Petitions must be turned into the city clerk’s office between December 7 and January 19.
You’re eligible to serve if you’re a registered voter in Springfield and have been a resident for at least two years prior to appointment. You must live in the zone you’re running for at least one year prior to appointment. You can’t have a felony conviction or owe taxes, and you must have completed and filed Missouri Department of Revenue form 5120.
Find out more at springfieldmo.gov.