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The City of Ferguson, Missouri, will hold an election on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, for the office of Council Member Wards 1,2,3 for a 3 year term. Any person wanting to file a declaration of candidacy for this office must submit a signed petition.
The City of Ferguson, Missouri, will hold an election on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, for the office of Council Member Wards 1,2,3 for a 3 year term. Any person wanting to file a declaration of candidacy for this office must submit a petition signed by at least 50 and not more than 75 registered voters. The petition forms will be available in the City Clerk’s Office beginning Thursday, November 1, 2018, and may be picked up at any time during regular office hours.
The petitions should be submitted upon the filing of a declaration of candidacy and must be accompanied by a $10.00 filing fee, which can be returned if the candidate receives at least 5% of the votes in the election.
The petitions and declarations of candidacy must be filed with the City Clerk at Ferguson City Hall, 110 Church Street. Under State Law, declarations of candidacy will be accepted starting on the opening date for filing and will not be accepted after the last date for filing. Candidate filing for the Ferguson City Council will open at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, which date is the sixteenth Tuesday before the election. Candidate filing will close at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, which date is the eleventh Tuesday before the election. For further information, please call the City Clerk at 524-5152.