It's that time of year again - Candidate filing for the Marceline City Council.
The General Election will be held on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. One (1)
Councilperson will be elected at large to serve a three (3) year term.
Currently, the seat is held by Councilwoman Elizabeth (Liz) Cupp. Members
of the Marceline City Council serve their community by setting policies for the
City of Marceline, approving the operating budget each fiscal year, and ensuring
the best interests of the City as whole are met. City of Marceline residents
who desire to be a part of Marceline's bright future are encouraged to file as a
candidate for the City Council.
opens at 8:00 am, Tuesday, December 17, 2019 and will close at 5:00 pm on
Tuesday, January 21, 2020. Those wishing to file can do so in person with
the City Clerk at Marceline City Hall between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
between those dates, except for December 24th-25th, January 1st, and
weekends during the filing period. If the City Clerk is out of the office
the City Manager will accept the forms on behalf of the City Clerk.
Candidates are required to file an affidavit with the Department of Revenue
regarding payment of any state income taxes, personal property taxes, municipal
taxes, real property taxes on place of residence, as stated on the declaration
of candidacy, or if the person is a past or present corporate officer of any fee
office that owes any taxes to the state per RSMo 115.306. This is in
addition to the "Declaration of Candidacy" form and Personal Financial
Disclosure form (if required). Those filing are to be a resident of the
City of Marceline for at least one year at the time of the election and a
wishing to be register to vote for the upcoming election in April can do so by
filing with their County Clerk by March 11, 2020.
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