Council filing begins on December 15th and ends on January 19th, 2021.
During the November election, citizens approved changing the number of City Council members from five (5) to seven (7). Listed below are descriptions of the four (4) openings.
Newton County Voting Precinct 4 = WARD 1 (3-year term)
Newton County Voting Precinct 2 = WARD 2 (2-year term)
Newton County Voting Precinct 3 = WARD 3 (2-year term)
Ward 3 Map 1 Ward 3 Map 2
GENERAL (3-year term) (This position is At Large and will be voted on by all 4 voting precincts.)
Requirements for City Council Members
Ward 3 - Map A
Ward 3 - Map B
Please contact City Clerk, Cheyenne Wright, for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org or (417)451-8050.