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Important Dates

June 18 - Target date for mailing military and overseas ballots for the August Primary Election
July 13 - Target date for mailing regular Primary Election ballots
July 26 - Deadline to receive new registrations and voter updates online and by mail for the August Primary Election
August 3 - Last day for in-person registration for the Primary Election
August 3 - Primary Election


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Getting into Office
County Commissioner Guide


Candidates Filing for Office

2021 Candidate Filing

First day filing officer may receive candidate declarations by mail
Monday, May 3

Official Candidate Filing Week
Monday, May 17 - Friday, May 21
print a declaration of candidacy

Candidate Withdrawal Deadline
Monday, May 24 by 5:00 pm
Candidate Withdrawal Form

Lot Drawing
Monday, May 24 - 11:00am

Candidate Statements and Photos
Friday, May 28 by 4:30 p.m. is the last day to submit candidate statement and photo

Candidate Video
Tuesday, June 1 - Friday, June 4 video production week