5 candidates file to run for office in Village of Ellis Grove
Village of Ellis Grove voters will decide who will fill seats on the board of trustees 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 filed nominating petitions by the deadline:
|Name||Position Seeking||Address||Party Affiliation as of 2016**||Date of Birth|
|Linda Butler||Clerk||600 Brad St.||Democrat||08-11-1938|
|Teri Meister||Clerk||208 W. First St.||Unaffiliated||04-27-1963|
|Calvin W. Taylor||Trustee||405 E. First St.||Republican||08-29-1961|
|Renee Studt||Trustee||206 W. First St.||Democrat||07-31-1987|
|Brandy Miller||Trustee||206 Cherry Ave.||Democrat||10-03-1981|
**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.