Aurora Township is seeking applicants to fill the remaining term of former Aurora Township Clerk Reginald N. Campbell, who was appointed an Associate Judge in the 16th Judicial Circuit earlier this month.

The Township Clerk is clerk of the town board of trustees and is official keeper of all records except for active General and Emergency Assistance cases. The Clerk is required to keep accurate records of all Town Board meetings and also serves as ex-oficio clerk of the Road District. The clerk must be present for bid openings for both the township and road district.

By state law, candidates to fill this vacancy must be a registered Democrat living in Aurora Township. Persons are considered a “registered Democrat” if they voted in the last Democratic primary election.

The Township Board will call a special meeting solely for the purpose of choosing a new Township Clerk on April 19, 2020 at the Township’s main offices, 80 N. Broadway. Prospective candidates will be offered an opportunity to make a brief presentation.

Interested candidates are asked to submit their resumes with a cover letter no later than 4 p.m. on Friday, April 10, 2020 to the Aurora Township main office, 80 N. Broadway, Aurora, IL 60505.