From there, they will have to have a petition signed by 35 registered voters in Neosho. Council members must have all of their taxes paid, have lived in the city for at least one year, and be 21-years or older. City officials say candidates should be willing to donate a lot of their time. Candidates must have their petition turned in by next Tuesday at 5 P.M. It will then be verified by the county. Voters will go to the polls on April 3rd and chosen council members will be sworn in that night.
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