Filing for seats that are up for election in April 2020 is currently going on in Boone County and around Missouri. There are positions on school boards, city councils and other public boards and commissions that impact your daily life in several ways, including your property tax bill, sales taxes, costly regulations and more.
Local boards and commissions are great ways to make the most immediate and direct impact on how to improve your and your neighbors’ lives. Openings on Boone County boards and councils include, but are not limited to, the:
- Ashland City Council (PDF)
- Boone County Hospital Trustee Board
- Centralia City Council
- Centralia Special Road District Commissioner
- Columbia City Council (filing deadline of 5 p.m. Jan. 14)
- Columbia School Board
- Hallsville School Board
- Southern Boone County (Ashland) School Board
Filing closes Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 5 p.m. for most local offices that are up for election on April 7, 2020. Be sure to know all requirements and qualifications for running for that particular office.
Although these are non-partisan offices, our experienced and knowledgeable grassroots can be a great asset in creating a campaign committee and network for volunteers if you want to seek public office and lean to the right politically.
If you are interested in running for office, but have questions or would like to reach out to learn more, feel free to email me to begin the conversation.
Chairman, Boone County Republican Party