Want to know more about the candidates running in contested city, village and school board elections April 7 in the metro-east?
Go to bnd.com/election for profiles provided by candidates in more than 35 metro-east races in five metro-east counties, including:
• The Belleville aldermanic races, pitting18 candidates vying for eight positions on the city council.
• Elections to decide mayoral races in Fairview Heights, East St. Louis and Collinsville.
• Major school board races involving candidates in Belleville School District 201, O’Fallon School Districts 203 and 90, and Edwardsville School District 7.