Resources – For Candidates
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Key 2021 Election Dates
- Aug. 25, 2020: Petitioning Starts for Nonpartisan Municipal Office Candidates like Mayor, Alderperson, Village President, Village Trustee, etc. and for Established Party Partisan Township Office Candidates like Township Supervisor, Township Trustee, etc.
- Nov. 16-23, 2020: Filing Period
- Feb. 23, 2021: Primary Election
- Sep. 22, 2020: Petitioning Starts for New Party Partisan Township Office Candidates like Township Supervisor, Township Trustee, etc. and Non-Municipal Nonpartisan Office Candidates like Park Board Commissioner, Library Board Trustee, School Board Member, Regional Board of School Trustees, College Board Trustee, etc.
- Dec. 14-21, 2020: Filing Period
- Apr. 6, 2021: Consolidated Election
Campaign Quickstart Guide – Three steps to get your campaign up and running ASAP