Elections

SCC Bond Issue

Aug 30, 2013

Southeastern Community College is seeking voter approval for its proposal to borrow up to $15-million to pay for future facility improvements.

Plenty of people want to serve on the Burlington City Council.

It appears the race for three open seats on the Burlington City Council will begin with a primary election on Oct. 8.

The school board elections in southeast Iowa (Lee & Des Moines Counties) are scheduled for Tuesday, September 10.

The filing period is open for anyone interested in running for a school board seat in Iowa.

Macomb Reviewing Election Options

May 30, 2013
Rich Egger

In response to the confusion caused by the 50% Plus One case, Macomb aldermen are considering whether to get rid of the February election.

A rundown of the results of ballot questions from throughout west-central Illinois during the April 9, 2013 election.

The results of school board/community college races from throughout west-central Illinois during the April 9, 2013 election.

The results of city/village races from throughout west-central Illinois during the April 9, 2013 election.

Unofficial results for the April 2, 2013 election in Clark and Lewis Counties in northeast Missouri.

The men running to be Hamilton’s next mayor bring similar views and experiences to the race.

HAMILTON SCHOOLS

Even with seven people running for six seats on the Hamilton School Board, the field for the April 9 election came up a little short.

The reason is that Nick Capaldo is the lone candidate for two seats representing residents living outside of Montebello Township.

The lack of a second candidate means the Hamilton School Board will have to appoint someone after the election.

Meanwhile, there are four open seats inside Montebello Township.

Field Set for Warsaw City Races

Jan 8, 2013

The April 9 Election will bring some new faces to city government in Warsaw.

Three people have filed the paperwork required to be mayor.

Ward 3 Alderman Alan Leffler
Perry Cameron
Tiffany Murphy.

The winner will replace Gary Treatch, who chose not to seek another term in office.

Meanwhile, there are three seats up for grabs on the Warsaw City Council.

In Ward 1, incumbent Truman Phillips will face Joshua Smith.

Second Try for Van Buren County Tax

Dec 17, 2012

Residents of rural Van Buren County voted down a proposal, last month, to make a one-cent local option sales and services tax permanent.

The tax, which was implemented in 2003, is scheduled to sunset on June 30, 2013.

Voters will have another crack at the proposal as the presentation of a petition with more than 440 signatures has prompted to Van Buren County Board of Supervisors to schedule a special election for March 5, 2013.

No 3rd Term for Hamilton Mayor

Nov 22, 2012

Hamilton Mayor Steve Woodruff will not be seeking a third term in office.

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