2016 Election Information
Primary Election – August 2, 2016
Candidate Filing Deadline – June 1, 2016 at NOON
The Offices to be elected include:
One position for United States Senate
One position for United States House of Representatives, 4th District
One position for State Senate, 14th District
One position for State Representative, 12 District
One position for District Court Judge, 14 District, 3rd Division
One position for District Magistrate Judge, 14t hDistrict
One position for County Commissioner, Second District
One position for County Commissioner, Third District
One position for County Clerk
One position for County Treasurer
One position for County Register of Deeds
One position for County Attorney
One position for County Sheriff
One position for Township Clerk, Township Trustee and Township Treasurer in the following townships: Belleville, Caneyville, Center, Harrison,Hendricks, Jefferson, Lafayette, Little Caney, Salt Creek, Sedan, Summit and Washington.
One position for Precinct Committeeman and Committeewomanin the following Precincts: CedarVale-Jefferson, Chautauqua-Belleville, Elgin-Hendricks, Niotaze-Little Caney,Peru-Belleville, North Sedan-Sedan, South Sedan-Sedan, Cloverdale-Caneyville,Belknap-Center, Hewins-Harrison, Grafton-Lafayette, Hale-Salt Creek,Wauneta-Summit and Lone Cherry-Washington.
Candidate filing packets are available in the County Clerk’s Office.
Voter Registration closes for the August 2, 2016 Primary on July 12, 2016.
Would you like to vote in the privacy of your home? Apply for an advance mail ballot. Applications are available in the County Clerk’s Office. The deadline to apply for advance ballots by mail is July 29, 2016 and must be returned by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day August 2, 2016.
Did you know that you can vote in person at the Clerk’s Office in the courthouse? Advance voting in person begins on July 13, 2016.
Polling places remain at the following:
The First Christian Church, 204 N. Chautauqua, Sedan, KS
Community Building at the Golf Course, 1965 Kansas Rd., Sedan,KS
Peru City Hall, 106 E. 6th St., Peru, KS
The Long Shed, Walnut St., Cedar Vale, KS
Your voter registration card identifies your polling place. You will need to show a photo ID to vote. If you have questions contact the Clerk’s Office.
Results from all Elections are posted on our website and our facebook page immediately following the election at www.chautauquacountyks.org and copies are taped to the Courthouse south and east doors. When possible we take copies to the 99 Gas N Go and One Stop convenience stores.