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Important Dates

Januray 7 - Target date for mailing military and overseas ballots for the February Special Election
January 18 - Target date for mailing regular Special Election ballots
January 31 - Deadline to receive new registrations and voter updates online and by mail for the February Special Election
February 8 - Last day for in-person registration for the Special Election
February 8 - Special Election - ELECTION DAY


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Getting into Office
County Commissioner Guide


Candidates Filing for Office

2022 Candidate Filing

First day filing officer may receive candidate declarations by mail
Monday, May 2

Official Candidate Filing Week
Monday, May 16 - Friday, May 20
print a declaration of candidacy

Candidate Withdrawal Deadline
Monday, May 23 by 5:00 pm
Candidate Withdrawal Form

Lot Drawing
Monday, May 23 - 11:00am

Candidate Statements and Photos
Friday, May 27 by 4:30 p.m. is the last day to submit candidate statement and photo

Candidate Video
Tuesday, May 31 - Friday, June 3 video production week