The Missourian will publish letters and guest columns about the April 6 elections for City Council, the Columbia School Board and city ballot measures at no charge.
Letters must be received by April 1. The last day for letters to appear in print is April 4. The last day for letters to appear at ColumbiaMissourian.com is April 5.
All letters will run online at ColumbiaMissourian.com. Every effort will be made to publish them in the print Missourian by April 4.
Anonymous letters will not be accepted. Please include a daytime telephone number and address with your letter for verification purposes. We will not publish your address or phone number, but we will publish a general description of where each writer resides.
Letters generally run around 400-500 words. Longer pieces will be considered for guest columns.
Questions? Contact opinion editor Jake Sherlock at 573-882-9951 or firstname.lastname@example.org
MAIL: Letter to Editor, P.O. Box 917, Columbia, MO 65205
DROP OFF: 221 S. Eighth Street, 2nd floor newsroom