Candidate Filing for Municipal Elections

April 7, 2020 General Municipal Election

Candidate filing for the office of Councilmember, in each of the City's four (4) wards, begins at 8:00 am on Tuesday, December 17, 2019, and ends at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, January 21, 2020.

Candidates for April 7, 2020 General Municipal Election:

Office of Councilmember (2-year term)
Ward I
Mary Monachella (incumbent)
Barron Rutledge
Ward II
Mary Ann Mastorakos (incumbent)
Edward "Ted" Read
Ward III
Michael Moore (incumbent)
Ward IV
Tom DeCampi (incumbent)

Candidate Qualifications
Candidates for City Council must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age prior to taking office, a citizen of the United States, a resident of the City for one (1) year prior to the election, and a resident of the ward from which he/she is to be elected for six (6) months prior to the election.

Candidate Filing Process

Candidate filing takes place in the office of the City Clerk in accordance with Candidate Filing Procedures.

  • Candidates complete the Declaration of Candidacy form in the presence of the City Clerk.
  • Candidates fill out Candidate Acknowledgment of the summary of all laws over which the Missouri Ethics Commission has enforcement.

Register to Vote

You may register to vote at City Hall or most St. Louis County public libraries. The Missouri Voter Registration Application is also available online at


Contact Information
City Clerk - Vickie McGownd
Phone: 636-537-6716
Deputy City Clerk - Amanda Miller
Phone: 636-537-4711

690 Chesterfield Pkwy W
Chesterfield, MO 63017-0670
Fax: 636-537-4798