The first day of filing “Declarations of Candidacy” for the City of O’Fallon’s April 5, 2016, municipal election will open on Tuesday, December 15, 2015, at the O’Fallon Municipal Centre (City Hall), 100 North Main Street, O’Fallon, Missouri 63366.
Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted at the West City Hall entrance, only, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on the first day of filing. After that date, filing will be held in the City Clerk’s office on the third floor of City Hall. Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, January 19, 2016.
The April 5, 2016, election is being held to elect one City Council representative for each of O’Fallon’s five wards to serve three year terms.
Each candidate must file in person, and a $25 fee must accompany each Declaration of Candidacy, which must include the candidate’s name, age, address, length of residency and the office for which the candidate is filing. Candidates will appear on the April 5, 2016, ballot in the order in which each filed.