Filing closes with no contested races for Sikeston city council
SIKESTON ó†Filing closed Nov. 20 for three open positions on Sikestonís City Council, with all candidates running uncontested on next yearís ballot.
Council positions up for appointment in 2019 are councilman-at-large and Ward 1 and Ward 4 council members.
Filing for the councilman-at-large position was incumbent Ryan Merideth.
Also filing were Brandon Sparks for council member-Ward 1 and Onethia T. Williams for council member-Ward 4, according to the city managerís office. They will all be running unopposed.
Currently, the Ward 1 position is held by Jon Gilmore and Ward 4 by Mary White-Ross.
The election will be April 2, 2019.