NOTICE OF FILING DATES CITY OF VALLEY PARK, MISSOURI
Candidates in order to have their names placed on the April 3, 2018 ballot, must file with the City Clerk’s Office – 320 Benton Street – Valley Park, Missouri during regular business hours beginning Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and closing Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
Filing will bE for one Aldermen from either the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wards for a term of two years.
Alderman – Section 110.120
Qualifications: 18 years old, US citizen, an inhabitant and resident of the city for at least one year next preceding his election, and a resident, at the time he files and during the time he serves, of the ward from which he is elected.
Filling will be for mayor for a term of two years
Mayor – Section 110.020
Qualifications: 25 years old, US citizen, and a resident of the City at the time of and for at least one (1) year next preceding his/her election.
Also, filling will be for City Marshall for a term of four years.
Each candidate will be required to fill out Missouri Department of Revenue Form 5120 – Candidate’s Affidavit of Tax Payments that states the candidate is not delinquent in the filing or payment of any state income taxes, personal property taxes, municipal taxes, real property taxes on their place of residence. A failure to comply may disqualify you from the ballot. Please review 115.306, RSMo.
Further information may be obtained at City Hall or by calling 636-225-0629.
William C. Hanks