2016 Election Calendar
Click here for the complete 2016 Election Calendar compiled by the Illinois State Board of Elections (PDF document).
March 15, 2016
Primary Election Candidates Guide
Click here for candidate requirements and petition filing information from the State Board of Elections.
Sample Ballots for Upcoming Election
The sample ballots for the upcoming election will give voters a chance t see the format and design of the ballot prior to them casting their votes. Click the appropriate political Party to see their sample ballots. Please note that all of the races listed may not necessarily be on the actual ballot for your precinct.
Offices to be voted upon for this Election include:
- Circuit Clerk
- County Recorder
- State’s Attorney
- County Coroner
- Precinct Committeemen
County Board members will also be voted for as follows:
- District 1 – 1 Member
- District 2 – 2 Full Term Members & 1 Un-Expired Term
- District 3 – 1 Member
- District 4 – 2 Members
- District 5 – 2 Members
Signature requirements for these offices are designated by political party as follows:
|County Wide Offices||68||54||816-1305|
|County Board – District 1||14||13||172-276|
|County Board – District 2||14||13||169-269|
|County Board – District 3||8||7||98-157|
|County Board – District 4||16||18||195-311|
|County Board – District 5||15||15||182-290|
Precinct Committeemen need to acquire at least 10 signatures from voters within their respective precincts.