Election Information

2016 General Election

Primary Election : August 9, 2016

Absentee Voting Period: June 24 - August 8, 2016
Regular Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Extended Hours: Saturday, August 6, 2016 (10:00am - 3:00pm)
Monday, August 8, 2016 (8:00am - 5:00pm)

General Election : November 8, 2016

Absentee Voting Period: September 23 - November 7, 2016
Regular Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Extended Hours: Saturday, November 5, 2016 (10:00am - 3:00pm)
Monday, November 7, 2016 (8:00am - 5:00pm)

Candidate Filing Periods:

  • Candidate Filing Period for State Primary and General Election, and for Municipal/School District Elections in which a primary is possible.
    • Opens: May 17, 2016 8:00 AM
    • Closes: May 31, 2016 5:00 PM
    • Withdraw By: June 2, 2016 5:00 PM
  • Candidate Filing Period for Municipal/School District Elections in which a primary is not to be held.
    • Opens: August 2, 2016 8:00 AM
    • Closes: August 16, 2016 5:00 PM
    • Withdraw By: August 18, 2016 5:00 PM

The County Auditor-Treasurer enters and maintains all County voter registrations on the state system. This office also:

  • Administers election process including training election judges, city, town, and school district officials.
  • Tallies and reports election night returns.