Important Election Dates and Information

May 1, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.

Nomination papers available for candidates. Nomination papers can only be furnished to candidate or individual authorized in writing by candidate to obtain papers on candidate’s behalf. Candidate shall file statement containing candidate’s name, address and office for which he/she will be a candidate before obtaining nomination papers. Statement available at Office of City Clerk. Several of the following dates are dependent upon the date set for the Preliminary Election, which will be determined in early 2019.

To be determined at 5:00 p.m.

Last date and time to obtain nomination papers.

To be determined at 5:00 p.m.

Last date and time to file nomination papers with Board of Registrars for certification of signatures.

To be determined at 5:00 p.m.

Last date and time for Board of Registrars to file nomination papers with City Clerk.

Last date and time for candidate to file Statement of Candidacy with City Clerk.

Statement of Candidacy is affixed to nomination papers.

To be determined at 10:00 a.m.

Drawing by City Clerk for candidate’s position on preliminary ballot if sufficient number of candidates to warrant preliminary election. Drawing to be held in Office of City Clerk.

To be determined at 5:00 p.m.

Last date and time to file objections and/or withdrawal of nomination papers.

To be determined at 8:00 p.m.

Last date and time to register to vote in Preliminary Election.

To be determined at 4:30 p.m.

Last date and time for all candidates on preliminary ballot to file pre-preliminary Campaign Finance Reports with City Clerk.

To be determined

Post warrant for preliminary.

To be determined at 12:00 noon

Last date and time to file application for absentee ballot for Preliminary Election.

To be determined

Preliminary Election – Polls open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

To be determined at 5:00 p.m.

Last date and time to file recount petition or withdraw from nomination (written acceptance required by a write-in or sticker candidate who won in a write-in campaign).

October 16, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.

Last date and time to register to vote in Municipal Election.

October 28, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

Last date and time for all candidates to file pre-election Campaign Finance Reports with City Clerk.

October 29, 2019

Post warrant for election.

November 4, 2019 at 12:00 noon

Last date and time to file application for absentee ballot for Municipal Election.

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Municipal Election – Polls open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

November 15, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

Last date and time to file a recount petition.

January 21, 2020 at 4:30 p.m.

Last date and time for all candidates to file year-end Campaign Finance Reports with City Clerk.