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City Council Elections are November 3, 2020


 Election Date:  November 3, 2020


Seats Available (Office title, number to be elected, years of term):

Mayor, 1 seat, 4 years

 City Council Member, 3 seats, 4 years


Requirements of each Office:

Elector of the City, resident of City for 1 year, and shall not be in default to the City or to any school district located with the City.


Petition Availability:

Due to Covid-19 building closures please contact Kris Vogel, City Clerk, to obtain a candidate packet.

 Specific days/hours: Monday thru Thursday, 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Location: Springfield City Hall, 601 Avenue A

Phone number: 269-441-9272



Petition Filing Deadline (Petition & Affidavit of Identity):

Specific day/date: Tuesday, July 14, 2020, 4:00 p.m. (15th week prior to election)

Location: Springfield City Hall, 601 Avenue A, City Clerk's Office


Petition Signature Requirements:

Minimum/maximum # of signatures for Mayor:  25/50

Other requirements for Mayor:  None


Minimum/maximum # of signatures for Council Members:  25/50

Other requirements for Council Members:  None