Monday, September 16, 2019

2020 Election Information

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Important Information:

The different types of petitions provided for candidates are described below. Candidates must use the proper petition form. The use of the wrong petition form can result in the candidate's disqualification.

  • Countywide Partisan Nominating Petition: May be used by any major party candidate who seeks a partisan office. Exception: The form cannot be used by a candidate who seeks the office of County Commissioner.
  • City/Township Partisan Nominating Petition:  May be used by any major party candidate who seeks a partisan office. Must be used by a major party candidate who seeks the office of County Commissioner.
  • Countywide Qualifying Petition: May be used by any candidate without political party affiliation who seeks a partisan office. Exception: The form cannot be used by a candidate who seeks the office of County Commissioner.
  • City/Township Qualifying Petition: May be used by any candidate without political party affiliation who seeks a partisan office. Must be used by a candidate without party affiliation who seeks the office of County Commissioner.
  • Countywide Nonpartisan Nominating Petition: May be used by any candidate who seeks a nonpartisan office. Exceptions: This form cannot be used by a candidate who seeks a school board position, intermediate school board position, community college trustee position, library board position or a district library board position.
  • City/Township Nonpartisan Nominating Petition: May be used by any candidate who seeks a nonpartisan office. Exceptions: The form cannot be used by any candidate who seeks a school board position, intermediate school board position or community college trustee position.
  • Village Nonpartisan Nominating Petition: Use restricted to candidates who seek a village office.
  • School Nominating Petition: Use restricted to candidates who seek a school board petition. Specially designed versions of the petition form are available for candidates who seek a position on an intermediate school board or a community college board of trustees.
  • Metropolitan District Nominating Petition: Use restricted to candidates who seek a metropolitan district office.

ALL HIGHLIGHTED AND UNDERLINED PETITIONS CAN BE OBTAINED IN THE ISABELLA COUNTY CLERKS OFFICE.