Sunday, February 14, 2016
     

2016 Election Information

Upcoming Elections:

City Primary Election - March 1, 2016

(Last day to register to vote in the City Primary - February 8, 2016)            Candidate Filing Packet

City General Election - April 5, 2016

(Last day to register to vote in the City General - March 15, 2016)

Presidential Primary - August 2, 2016

(Last day to register to vote in the Presidential Primary - July 12, 2016)

Presidential General - November 8, 2016
(Last day to register to vote in the Presidential General - October 18, 2016)

2016 City Primary/General Election Deadlines

January 1       Voters may apply for advance voting ballots to be mailed.

                        (City primary) (City general)-1122(f)(3), (4)

January 26     Noon deadline for city candidates to file or withdraw

                        (City general) -2106, -2109

February 9      Last day to register to vote.  (City primary) –2311(a)(4)

February 23    Advance voting in person in CEO office must begin (earlier if CEO desires).                                

                       (City primary) -1122(g)

February 26    Deadline for voters to apply for advance voting ballots to be mailed.

                        (City primary) -1122(f)(3)

February 29    Noon deadline to vote regular advance voting ballots in person in CEO office.

                        (City primary) -1122(g)

March 1         CITY PRIMARY ELECTION (Advance ballots must be returned by close of polls.)

March 2          Registration books reopen. (City primary) -2311

March 7          County canvassers certify election results (or next Thursday).

                        (City primary) -3101(d),-3104

March 10        Alternate date for county canvass.  (City primary) -3104

March 15        Last day to register to vote.  (City general) -2311(a)(6), (7)

March 29        Advance voting in person in CEO office must begin (earlier if CEO desires).

                        (City general) -1122(g)

April 1            Deadline for voters to apply for advance voting ballots to be mailed.

                        (City general) -1122(f)(4)

April 4            Noon deadline to vote regular advance ballots in person in CEO office.

                        (City general) -1122(g)

April 5            CITY GENERAL ELECTION (Advance voting ballots must be returned by close of polls.)

April 6            Registration books reopen. (City general) -2311

April 11          County canvassers certify election results (or next Thursday).

                       (City general) -3101(d), -3104

April 14          Alternate date for county canvass.  (City general) -3104

2016 Presidential Primary/General Election Deadlines

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      Photo ID is required when voting.

Offices up for Election in 2016

Spring:

City Offices

* Burns Council (3 positions) - 2 year term

* Hillsboro Ward 1 Council (1 position) - 2 year term

* Hillsboro Ward 2 Council (1 position) -  2 year term

* Marion Council  (2 positions) - 4 year term


Fall:

National Officials 

* President & Vice President - 4 year term

* U.S Senator (Class III) - 6 year term

* United States Representative 1st District - 2 year term

State Officials (File with the Secretary of State Office) 

* State Senate 35th District - 4 year term

* State Representative 70th & 74th Districts - 2 year term

* District Judge - 4 year term

County Officials (File with Marion County Clerk's Office)

* County Commissioner (District 2 & 3) - 4 year term

* County Attorney - 4 year term

* County Clerk - 4 year term

* County Treasurer - 4 year term

* Register of Deeds - 4 year term

* Sheriff - 4 year term

Township Officials (File with Marion County Clerk's Office)

* Township Trustee - 4 year term

* Township Treasurer - 4 year term

* 37 Township Precinct Committeeman & woman ( Primary Election Only)

Improvement District Positions (File with Marion County Clerk's Office)

* Eastshore Improvement District EID#1 (3 positions) General Election Only

* Marion County Lake Improvement MCLID#2 (3 positions) General Election Only

* Marion County Pilsen Improvement District MCPID#3 (3 positions) General Election Only