By David Knopf/Richmond News
Filing opens Tuesday at 8 a.m. for seats on area school boards, city councils and other governmental and quasi-governmental boards. The election is Tuesday, April 8, 2014.
Filing for the April election continues through Jan. 21, 2014 at 5 p.m. Hours may vary according to board. Contact the specific board secretary for specific days and hours.
• Richmond School Board will have three seats to fill, all three-year terms. Members Steve Rittmiller, Dale Vandiver and Stephanie Landwehr’s current terms expire in April. Landwehr joined the board several months ago to complete the unexpired term of Gwen Weate.
Filing for school board seats generally takes place during regular business hours, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, at the administrative office at 1017 E. Main St. Filings will not be taken on days when school is dismissed for inclement weather or during holiday breaks. Call 776-6912 for information.
• Richmond City Council has four seats to fill in April, all two-year terms of office. Filings will be for seats presently held by Tom Williams (Ward I), Dave Powell (Ward II), Jim Dunwoodie (Ward III) and Ron Peterson (Ward IV).