Missouri Municipal Election Delayed to June 2nd
Missouri’s April 7th municipal elections are postponed to June 2nd. Governor Mike Parson signed an executive order this (WE) morning ordering the change. The move is part of a statewide response to limit potential exposure to the COVID-19 virus. The executive order declares that ballots already printed for the April 7th election may be used June 2nd. Voters who turned 18 by April 7th will be allowed to cast a ballot. Registration closure date for this election remains March 11th and the deadline to file as a write-in candidate remains on March 27th. A public test of voting equipment shall be completed no later than June 1st. Military and overseas voters must request a ballot from the election authority by 5 p-m May 29th. Those ballots must be received by June 5th.