Welcome to St. Charles Patch's April 3 Election Headquarters. Here, you'll find everything you need to know in order to make an informed vote this spring.
On Tuesday, voters in the St. Charles area will elect new members to the local boards of education and to the St. Charles Community College Board of Trustees.
Below, look for information about competitive and noncompetitive races, read profiles of candidates, find out where you can vote and more.
Click on the candidates' names to get their profiles.
St. Charles School Board
Note Oetting's name will appear on the ballot, although he announced he's dropping out of the race.
Francis Howell School District:
For more information about the Orchard Farm Board of Education Candidates, head here. Candidates include incumbents Fred Semke and Nancy Goeke and newcomer Kevin Garcia. Semke has served five terms or 15 years on the board, and Goeke has served six terms or 18 years.
For more information about candidates for the St. Charles Community College Board of Trustees, head here. Candidates for the two open six-year terms include AC Dienhoff, Jean Poggemeier Ehlmann, and William R. Pundmann.
William T. Lohmar Jr. is the only candidate for the two-year term on the board.
Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday. For more information, visit the St. Charles County Election Authority.
To find out where your polling place is located, visit the St. Charles County Election Authority's website and type in your home address.