Candidate Filings open for General Municipal Election

Candidate Filings Detail

The Board of Election Commissioners of St. Louis County has announced that candidate filing will open Tuesday, December 11, for the offices that will be on the ballot in the April 2, 2019 General Municipal election.

Candidates seeking the offices listed below will file at the Board of Elections office located at 725 Northwest Plaza Dr., St. Ann, MO –

  • City of Bel-Ridge: Alderman Ward 1, Alderman Ward 2, Alderman Ward 3 (all two-year terms)
  • City of Country Club Hills: Mayor, Alderman Ward 1, Alderman Ward 2 (all four-year terms)
  • City of Crystal Lake Park: Alderperson Ward 1, Alderperson Ward 2 (both two-year terms)
  • City of Oakland: Mayor (two-year term), Alderperson Ward 1 (two-year term), Alderperson Ward 2 (two-year term), Alderperson Ward 2 (unexpired term ending April 2020)
  • Village of Wilbur Park: Trustee (3 to be elected, all two-year terms)
  • Jennings School District: Director (2 to be elected, both three-year terms)

Candidates can file between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday from December 11, 2018 through January 15, 2019. (On the last day of filing only, candidate filing ends at 5:00 p.m.)

First day filers will select a number by random drawing to determine placement on the ballot. After the first day, candidates will be placed on the ballot in the order of their filing.

Board of Election offices will be closed on the following dates: 
    December 13th, 24th and 25th 2018 and January 1st 2019 
    Regular office hours Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. 

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725 Northwest Plaza Dr.
St. Ann, MO 63074


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Sharon Buchanan-McClure - Chair - Serving the Commission since 8.22.2017

Trudi McCollum Foushee - Secretary - Serving the Commission since 2.11.2015

Matthew W. Potter - Commissioner - Serving the Commission since 8.22.2017

Peggy Barnhart - Commissioner - Serving the Commission since 9.08.2017


Rick Stream
Republican Director of Elections


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Eric Fey
Democratic Director of Elections 


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