Filing deadline for April election Jan. 21
With the deadline for filing for city office quickly approaching, only one position is scheduled to be contested.
Incumbents for Mayor (Terry Martin); Ward I (Steve Wilch), Ward III (Brent Rockwell) and City Collector (Rachel Heitman-Reed) are currently running unopposed.
However, in Ward II Incumbent Matt Hartley is being challenged by Ward II resident Robert Murphy.
Three positions are currently open for the Elsberry School Board with Matt Jones and John Boedeker filing.
Filing for all positions end on Jan. 21. Anyone wishing to file for city positions can do so at the Elsberry City Hall at 201 Broadway. Filing for School Board positions can be done at 138 Tomahawk Drive.