DECATUR — Anyone who wants to run for Decatur mayor or one of three city council seats up for election next year can start gathering signatures Tuesday.
Petitions will be available beginning at 8 a.m. in the city clerk's office on the third floor of the Decatur Civic Center, 1 Gary K. Anderson Plaza. Candidates need to collect the signatures of 115 registered voters.
Candidates must be U.S. citizens, registered voters, age 18 or older and must live within the city limits for one year preceding the election. Completed petitions can be filed starting 8 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, through 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26.
For more information, contact the city clerk’s Office at (217) 424-2708.