City of Osage Beach, MO
Camden County
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Section 105.010 Date of General Election.

[R.O. 2006 §105.010; Code 1975 §31.010; CC 1985 §10-1]
A. 
A general election for the elective officers of this City shall be held on the first (1st) Tuesday after the first (1st) Monday in April of each year.
B. 
On the first (1st) Tuesday after the first (1st) Monday in April of even-numbered years an election shall be held by the qualified voters of each Ward in the City for Mayor, Collector and for one (1) Alderman for each Ward.
C. 
On the first (1st) Tuesday after the first (1st) Monday in April of odd-numbered years an election shall be held by the qualified voters of each Ward of this City for one (1) Alderman for each Ward.

Section 105.020 Procedure Generally.

[R.O. 2006 §105.020; Code 1975 §32.040; CC 1985 §10-3]
All City elections shall be held under Chapter 115, RSMo.

Section 105.030 Declaration of Candidacy — Dates For Filing.

[R.O. 2006 §105.030; Ord. No. 03.38 §1, 12-4-2003; Ord. No. 16.83 §3, 12-1-2016]
A. 
Any person who desires to become a candidate for an elective City office at the general municipal election shall file with the City Clerk, not prior to the hour of 8:00 A.M. on the sixteenth (16th) Tuesday prior to, nor later than 5:00 P.M. on the eleventh (11th) Tuesday prior to the general municipal election, a written declaration of intent to become a candidate at said election. The City Clerk shall keep a permanent record of the name of the candidate, the office for which the candidate seeks election, and the date and time of filing.
B. 
For candidates who file a declaration of candidacy with the City Clerk prior to 5:00 P.M. on the first day for filing, the City Clerk shall administer a random drawing in order to determine the sequence in which such candidates' names shall appear on the ballot. Each candidate shall draw a number at random at the time of filing and the number shall be recorded on the candidate's declaration of candidacy form. The names of candidates filing on the first day of filing for each office on each ballot shall be listed in ascending order of the numbers so drawn. Thereafter candidates who file after the first day of filing shall be listed in chronological order on the ballot.

Section 105.040 Candidates For Municipal Office — No Arrearage For Municipal Taxes or User Fees Permitted. [1]

No person shall be a candidate for municipal office unless such person complies with the provisions of Section 115.346, RSMo., regarding payment of municipal taxes or user fees.
[1]
Editor's Note — As to arrearage or delinquency in all taxes, see §115.342, RSMo.

Section 105.050 Declaration of Candidacy — Notice To Public.

The City Clerk shall, on or before the sixteenth (16th) Tuesday prior to any election at which City offices are to be filled by said election, notify the general public of the opening filing date, the office or offices to be filled, the proper place for filing, and the closing filing date of the election. Such notification may be accomplished by legal notice published in at least one (1) newspaper of general circulation in the City.

Section 105.060 Notice of Elections.

In City elections, the City Clerk shall notify the County Clerk prior to 5:00 P.M. on the tenth (10th) Tuesday prior to any City election except as noted in Section 115.125.1, RSMo. The notice shall be in writing, shall specify that the Board of Aldermen is calling the election, the purpose of the election, the date of the election, and shall include a certified copy of the legal notice to be published including the sample ballot. The notice and any other information required by this Section may, with the prior notification to the election authority receiving the notice, be accepted by facsimile transmission prior to 5:00 P.M. on the tenth (10th) Tuesday prior to the election, provided that the original copy of the notice and a certified copy of the legal notice to be published shall be received in the office of the election authority within three (3) business days from the date of the facsimile transmission.

Section 105.070 Wards.

[R.O. 2006 §105.040; Code 1975 §§30-010 — 30-030; CC 1985 §10-4; Ord. No. 89.24 §1, 10-5-1989; Ord. No. 91.23 §1, 10-3-1991; Ord. No. 91.29 §1, 12-5-1991; Ord. No. 98.40 §§1 — 2, 10-1-1998; Ord. No. 01-48 §§1 — 2, 11-15-2001; Ord. No. 11.51 §1, 9-1-2011]
A. 
The City is divided into three (3) Wards, the boundaries of which are described in Subsections (1), (2) and (3) set out hereafter.
1. 
Boundaries of Ward I. Beginning at the point where the corporate City limits of Osage Beach City limits meet the west side of Osage Beach Parkway right-of-way extending west along the northernmost City limit line to the Lake of the Ozarks shoreline, then following the eastern shoreline of the Lake of the Ozarks down the shoreline to the southwest corner of parcel 08-01-0.3-03-26, then east along the south property line of parcel 08-01-1.3-03-27, then following the north property lines of parcels 08-01-1.3-04-5 and 08-01-1.3-04-6.001 until it meets the west side of the Deer Run Drive right-of-way, then following the Deer Run Road right-of-way south until it meets the north side of the Zebra Road right-of-way and extending east following the Zebra Road right-of-way until it again meets the west side of the Osage Beach Parkway right-of-way, then following the Osage Beach Parkway right-of-way north until reaching a point and crossing the Highway 54 right-of-way to the northwest corner of parcel 09-03-6.2-03-01 and then along the northern property line until meeting the Camden and Miller County line, then proceeding south along the county line and following the City limits within Miller County taking within Ward One all of the City within Miller County, following the City limits north to its northern most extent and then west to the point of beginning.
2. 
Boundaries of Ward II. The second ward shall contain all of the property within the City limits within Camden County lying north and west of the Highway 54 right-of-way and west of the Highway 54 Bridge over the Grand Glaize arm of the Lake of the Ozarks, together with all property within the City limits within Camden County lying south and east of the Highway 54 right-of-way, west of the entrance from Highway 54 to Lake of the Ozarks State Park for access to Public Beach Number Two.
3. 
Boundaries of Ward III. The third ward shall start at the northwest corner of parcel 09-03-6.2-03-01 and extend along its northern property line until meeting the Camden and Miller County line, it will proceed south along the county line until it meets the point where the county line and the City limits intersect, from there Ward III will take in everything south of the Highway 54 right-of-way on the east side of the Grand Glaize Bridge, as well as all properties south of the Highway 54 right-of-way on the west side of the Grand Glaize Bridge east of the entrance to the Public Beach Number Two. Ward 3 will also include the property from the southwest corner of parcel 08-01-1.3-03-26, then extending east along the south property line of parcel 08-01-1.3-03-27, then following the north property lines of parcels 08-01-1.3-04-5 and 08-01-1.3-04-6.001 until it meets the west side of Deer Run Drive right-of- way. Then following the Deer Run Drive right-of-way south until it meets the north side of the Zebra Road right-of-way and extending east following the Zebra Road right-of-way until it again meets the west side of the Highway 54 right-of-way, then proceeding south following the Highway 54 right-of-way until it reaches the east extends of the Grand Glaize Bridge and then proceeding north following the variable shoreline of the Lake of the Ozarks until it reaches its point of beginning and also including all the area in City Park No. 2 on Hatchery Road annexed by the City in Ordinance No. 04.26 on August 19, 2004.