The Missouri Secretary of State has set the spring local election day as April 3, 2018. Registered voters in Branson will be able to vote for the Alderman representing their Ward. Each of the City’s three Wards will have an Alderman on the ballot.
The Branson Board of Aldermen consists of six aldermen, two from each Ward, and the Mayor. Each of these is elected for two-year terms. The Aldermen currently holding the seats to be considered in this election are: Ward 1 – Mike Booth, Ward 2 – Rick Castillon, Ward 3 – Betsy Seay.
Declarations of Candidacy will be accepted at the Branson City Clerk’s office beginning on December 12, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. This filing period will close on January 16, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
Candidates’ names will be placed on the ballot in the order they file their candidacy. For all candidates who file for candidacy on the first day, the order will be determined by a random drawing at the City Clerk’s Office.