Filing recall, initiative and referendum petitions to the St. Louis Board of Elections.
The Charter of the City of St. Louis authorizes three kinds of citizen petitions:
- A recall petition, to recall an elected official (Article III).
- An initiative petition, to propose an ordinance or an amendment to the City Charter (Article V).
- A referendum petition, to request reconsideration of an ordinance (Article VI)
InstructionsTo submit a petition for consideration please bring all relevant materials to the Board of Elections no less than 90 days prior to a deadline.
There are no fees associated with submitting a petition for consideration.
What to ExpectPlease contact the Board of Elections for more details about submitting a petition.
Board of Election Commissioners
300 N. Tucker Blvd
St. Louis, Mo 63101
Monday - Friday 8 AM – 5 PM On Election Day Polls Open at 6 AM and Close at 7 PM