NOTICE OF OPENING OF FILING BY CANDIDATES
FOR ELECTION OF DIRECTOR
EUREKA FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT
Notice is hereby given of the opening of the filing period for candidates for the position of Director of the Eureka Fire Protection District to be elected in the election scheduled to be held on April 4, 2023. The Eureka Fire Protection District shall be accepting candidates for one (1) Director position. The Director position shall be elected for a six (6) year term of office. The opening day for candidate filings is at 8:00 a.m. on December 6, 2022 and the closing date for candidate filings is at 5:00 p.m. on December 27, 2022, in accordance with section 115.127.5 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri. The election is scheduled to be held on Tuesday, April 4, 2023 between the hours of 6:00 am and 7:00pm.
Candidates wishing to file for the position of Director are advised to complete and file a Declaration of Candidacy and pay a one-hundred dollar ($100.00) filing fee with the Election Official of the Eureka Fire Protection District, at the District's Administrative Office, 4849 Highway 109, Eureka, Missouri, 63025 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Office will be closed on Friday, December 23, 2022 and on Monday, December 26, 2022. The District office is the sole filing place for this candidacy. After 5:00 p.m on Tuesday, December 27, 2022, no application shall be accepted.
A person, to be qualified to serve as a Director, shall be a resident and voter of the Eureka Fire Protection District for at least one year before the election and be over the age of twenty-four years, plus any additional requirements mandated under law.
The Board authorizes that Notice of this election shall be posted and published pursuant to 115.127 R.S. Mo.
IN WITNESS WEREOF, the undersigned, comprising the Board of Directors of the Eureka Fire Protection District, have caused this notice to be signed at the District’s office in the City of Eureka, St. Louis County, Missouri the 8th day of November, 2022.
Patrick Feder, Chairman of the Board of Directors
Charles L. Brown, Member of the Board of Directors
Gregory Lee Mathison, Jr. Member of the Board of Directors
Gregory Lee Mathison, Jr.
Secretary of the Board of Directors
12176139 County Nov. 25, 2022