Filing Deadline for Local Elections June 3, 2019

Filing Deadline for Local Elections June 3, 2019

The filing deadline for the Cherryvale City Council is 12:00 noon on Thursday, June 3, 2019. A general election will be held on the Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Newly elected council members will take office in January 2020.

City Council candidates will file with the County Clerk’s Office in Independence and the filing fee is $20.00.  The positions up for election on the City Council are three seats; Mayor, currently held by John M. Wright; Council Member, currently held by Donald "Don" King; and Council Member, currently held by Jared D. Ward.  To be eligible to run for Council, an individual must be registered to vote and live in Cherryvale.