4 candidates file to run for office in Roodhouse
Roodhouse voters will decide who will serve as aldermen when they head to the polls on April 2.
Interested candidates had until Dec. 17 to file their nominating petitions. The local election board determines the number of signatures required to earn a spot on the ballot.
According to local election officials and the Illinois State Board of Elections, the following individuals turned in nominating petitions to run for the open seats:
|Name||Position Seeking||Address||Party Affiliation as of 2016**||Date of Birth|
|Joshua Burton||3rd Ward Alderman||520 S Morse||Unavailable||Unavailable|
|Billy Williams Jr||1st Ward Alderman||415 E Clay||Unaffiliated||03-26-1987|
|Steven Blackketter||2nd Ward Alderman||321 W Grand,||Republican||05-11-1960|
|Dennis Cumby||1st Ward Alderman||420 E North||Unavailable||Unavailable|
**Party affiliation is not declared by candidates in local elections. LGIS has determined party affiliation for candidates based on the party designation for the primary election in which they last voted.