The four candidates who will be on the ballot include:
- Roger A. Cooper – 4730 El Monte
- Shea Geist – 5000 Southridge Street
- Russell Parks – 4760 Mohawk
- Michael Rhodes – 4916 Mohawk
The election – for Ward 2 voters – will be held May 13 with the polling place at Bishop Miege North Campus, 4901 Reinhardt Street. The poll will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Advance voting by mail begins April 23.
Meyers was first elected in April 2007 to fill an unexpired term and then was re-elected in 2009 and 2013. Roeland Park is unusual among area cities for holding a special election to fill a council vacancy.