Running for County Partisan and Non-Partisan Offices

Spring Elections

Non-Partisan County Candidates are selected in the Spring Election in even-numbered years to two-year terms beginning the third Tuesday in April following the election

Fall Elections

Partisan County Candidates are elected in the Fall Election in even-numbered years to four-year terms beginning the first Monday in January following the election. 

Registration for Candidates

To be a candidate on the ballot for a Partisan County or Non-Partisan position in the Spring or Fall Election, a campaign registration statement, a declaration of candidacy, and nomination papers are to be completed and filed with the County Clerk.


Forms and manuals are available online.