The filing period for a number of municipal government seats throughout Carter County will begin Monday and last through Wednesday. The election for contested seats is scheduled to take place Apr. 2.
The City of Dickson has Seat 1 and Seat 4 up for election and both are four-year terms. The City of Healdton also has two seats up for election. Both Ward 3 and Ward 4 are three-year terms. The City of Ratliff City is an open seat, which has a four-year term.
Springer will have four offices to be decided. Voters will elect two trustees with four-year terms, a trustee with a two-year term and the clerk/treasurer, which is a four-year term.
Wilson has three seats to be decided in April. Ward 2 and Ward 4 are four-year terms and Ward 3, which is an unexpired two-year term.
The City of Lone Grove will also have an election in April for an open seat, which is a four-year term but the filing period will not be until March.