After being appointed to the council in March, incumbent Keenan Cortez is running to keep his four-year seat in the Joplin at-large election.
In an interview with FSHP, Cortez told us, “I find it exciting and an honor to serve the citizens of Joplin in the ways that I have since 2004.”
Learn more about Cortez’s campaign by visiting his Facebook page, Cortez for Joplin City Council.
There are three other open seats on the Joplin City Council with a total of 11 candidates running.
Voters will make the final decision on Election Day, April 7, 2020.