Municipal Elections

2021 Non-Partisan Municipal Elections

Important Reminders

  • Candidate filing forms are available from the Moline City Clerk's Office, 619 16th Street – 2nd Floor.  Petition circulation may begin on Tuesday, August 25, 2020
  • Signatures required per candidate per office [10 ILCS 5/10-3 and 10-3.1]                                                                                              •  Mayor: 265          • Ward 2: 38          • Ward 4: 34           • Ward 6: 43           •  At Large: 265                    
  • Completed forms must be filed in the City Clerk’s Office no earlier than 8:00 a.m. on Monday, November 16, 2020 and no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 23, 2020
  • All forms submitted for candidacy are considered public record and will be available for public inspection upon filing
  • The City of Moline provides these forms as a public service and strongly advises that candidates obtain legal counsel prior to filling out forms
  • For more information, please contact the City Clerk, by Email or at 309.524.2004

Offices to be Elected

The Municipal Offices of Mayor, Alderman Ward 2,  Alderman Ward 4,  Alderman Ward 6, and  Alderman At-Large will be open for election for four year terms to begin on May 1, 2021.  View Ward Map.  Candidate filing papers may be viewed in the City Clerk's office. You may also request that they be emailed to you by calling or emailing the City Clerk.

RaceCandidate NameCandidate Address
MayorStephanie Acri
Sangeetha Rayapati √
3334 9th Street A
1330 30th Street
Ward 2 AldermanDavid C. Parker, Jr.
Alvaro Macias √
2414 12th Street
1307 24th Avenue
Ward 4 AldermanJohn J. Zelnio
Matthew Louis Timion √
2605 31st Street
2632 17th Avenue
Ward 6 AldermanKevin Schoonmaker
Pat O'Brien √
2012 44th Street
4430 5th Avenue
At-Large AldermanJames Patrick Schmidt √
Sonia Berg 
1828 36th Street
2501 31st Avenue Ct

Important Dates

First Day to Circulate PetitionsAugust 25, 2020
First Day of Filing of Petitions in City Clerk's OfficeNovember 16, 2020
Last Day of Filing of Petitions in City Clerk's OfficeNovember 23, 2020
Last Day to File Objection to Nominating PetitionsDecember 2, 2020
Last Day to Withdraw for Incompatible OfficesDecember 2, 2020
Last Day to File "Declaration of Intent to be a Write-In Candidate" (Primary)December 24, 2020
Last Day to File "Declaration of Intent to be a Write-In Candidate" (Consolidated)
February 4, 2021
Consolidated Primary Election (if necessary)February 23, 2021
Consolidated ElectionApril 6, 2021

Election Resources

See the following for more election information: