For the latest local information regarding COVID-19, follow us on Facebook and see ourlocal news page

Petitions to Run in School Board Races in Williamson County Available Tuesday

MARION – Williamson County Clerk Amanda Barnes wishes to announce that petitions for the April 4, 2023 Consolidated Election will be available starting today.

You can pick those petitions up from the entity in which you are running.

For school districts the following petition packets will be available at the Williamson County Clerk’s Office, locate at 407 N. Monroe St. in Marion.

Johnston City CUSD #1
Marion CUSD #2
Crab Orchard CUSD #3
Herrin CUSD #4
Carterville CUSD #5

Information related to the number of open positions, as well as their terms, is based on the district itself and will be provided in the petition packets.

Persons wishing to run for members of the School Board must reside within said School District.

Filing dates for petitions are Dec. 12 through Dec. 19, 2022 and must be filed in the Williamson County Clerk’s office in Marion.

Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. On Dec. 19th, the Williamson County Clerk’s Office will be open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Visit www.williamsoncountyil.gov for this and other election related information.