Three candidates for Springfield City Council have been certified by the city clerk’s office. Buckley “Buck” Van Hooser will run for Springfield City Council Zone 2, Bob Stephens will run again for mayor and Kristi Fulnecky will try for General Seat C.
Filing for five open city council seats began Tuesday.
Council seats on the April ballot are: mayor (Bob Stephens), General Seat C (Doug Burlison), General Seat D (Mike Carroll), Zone 2 (Cindy Rushefsky) and Zone 3 (Jerry Compton).
City clerk, Brenda Cirtin, says council elections are held every other year.