Run for Public Office

Elected Officials and Terms of Office

Public Offices up for Election in 2018

Alderperson Candidate Packet - for District 3, District 4 and District 5

Municipal Judge Candidate Packet

Ballot Access Checklist and Deadlines

Forms

Campaign Finance Forms

Campaign Finance Overview for Local Candidates

Nomination Paper Requirements and Challenges

Political Campaign Signs, Disclaimers and Literature


Prohibited Election Practices

All candidates must meet certain qualifications and complete and file proper ballot access documents in order to gain a position on the ballot.  Municipal offices are non-partisan and are up for election the first Tuesday in April.  If a primary is required, the primary is held on the third Tuesday in February preceding the Spring Election.