Filing for city office now open

The filing period to announce candidacy for the Monticello City Council begins this Tuesday, July 31.
There are currently two council members whose four-year seats will be up for election: Tom Perrault and Glen Posusta.
Perrault also sits on the Police Commission and is an alternate to the Planning Commission. He also sits on the well-head protection task force. In additon to his regular council duties, Posusta sits on the Industrial Development Committee and is a member of the fiber optics task force and the personnel committee.
The mayor’s seat is also up for election this year. Clint Herbst, the current mayor, also serves on the Industrial Development Committee and MCC Advisory Board, as well as the personnel committee.
The filing period is open from July 31-Aug. 14