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Important Dates

June 19 - Target date for mailing military and overseas ballots for the August Primary Election
July 14 - Target date for mailing regular Primary Election ballots
July 27 - Last day to register to vote by mail or online for the Primary Election
August 4 - Last day for in-person registration for the Primary Election
August 4 - Primary Election


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Getting into Office
County Commissioner Guide


Candidates Filing for Office

2020 Candidate Filing

First day filing officer may receive candidate declarations by mail
Monday, April 27

Official Candidate Filing Week
Monday, May 11 - Friday, May 15
print a declaration of candidacy

Candidate Withdrawal Deadline
Monday, May 18 by 5:00 pm

Lot Drawing
Monday, May 18 - 11:00am

Candidate Statements and Photos
Friday, May 22 by 4:30 p.m. is the last day to submit candidate statement and photo

Candidate Video
Tuesday, May 26 - Friday, May 29 is video production week