On Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019 a City/School Combined Election will be held in Lucas County. HFF 566, a law combining School and City Elections, went into effect July 1, 2019. The nomination period for filling papers for City and School offices begins on Monday Aug. 26, 2019 and ends on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019 at 5 p.m. Nomination papers for City Council will be filed with your City Clerk and Nomination papers for School Board will be filed with the School Secretary.
For City Offices the open positions are as follows:
City of Chariton: Two Council Member positions open 4 year terms at large
City of Derby: Five Council Member positions open + Mayor. 2 year terms at large
City of Lucas: Three Council Member positions open 4 year terms at large
City of Russell: Two Council Member positions open and Mayor – 4 year term at Large.
City of Williamson: Two Council Member positions open and Mayor - 4 year terms at large
For Chariton Community School District the following offices will be on the ballot in November:
Director District 2
Director District 3
Director District 4 at large
Director district 1 to fill vacancy.
Read the July 30, 3019 edition of the Chariton Leader for the rest of the story.