Running for Public Office


County Partisan Offices

For County Clerk, County Treasurer, Sheriff, Coroner, Clerk of Circuit Court, and Register of Deeds refer to the link below for information and instructions:


County Non-Partisan Offices

For County Board Supervisor refer to the link below for information about the documents that candidates must file to get on the ballot, as well as deadlines for filing:


Registered Write-In Candidates

To register as a write-in candidate, a Campaign Registration Statement (CF-1) must be filed with the filing officer prior to collecting or spending any money on the campaign. The deadline to register as a write-in candidate is 12:00 p.m. (noon) the Friday before the election.