CITY OF WELLINGTON
101 EAST 4TH ST.
PO BOX 598
WELLINGTON, MO 64097
NOTICE OF FILING DATES
Notice is hereby given of the filing dates for elected offices for the City of Wellington, Missouri. First day for candidate filing for the April 3, 2018 General Municipal Election will be 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. December 12, 2017. December 13, 2017 through January 15, 2018 candidates may file during normal hours of the City Collector which are 1:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Final date will be January 16, 2018 with the filing hours being 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
RSMo 115.124 states it is not required to have an election if the number of candidates filing is the same as the number of positions to be filled.
RSMo 115.306 states all candidates for election to a public office must be current on any state income taxes, personal property taxes, municipal taxes and real property taxes on the place of residence.
In Addition all candidates for a municipal office shall NOT be in arrears of any water bill or user fees required by the City.
Candidates may file for the following elected offices:
· City Collector
· Two (2) Council members
All elected officials shall serve a two (2) year term.
Those wishing to file may form a line at the office of the City Collector at the Wellington City Hall, 101 East 4th Street, Wellington, MO. The order in which a candidate files will determine the order in which the candidate’s name will appear on the ballot.
Sharon Barker, City Clerk