Monday, September 23, 2019

215 N Chautauqua  -  Courthouse

Sedan, KS 67361

2019 Elections

May 7, 2019 
USD 286 Bond Election

August 6, 2019

November 5, 2019 
City School Election

Candidate on the November ballot:

Cedar Vale, City Council

Harold H. Donaldson Jr. 

Joseph Fox        

Ryan Hollins

David Ferguson


Cedar Vale, Mayor 

Stephen Dale

Oscar Mattocks


USD 285 School Board 
at Large

Heather Jones

Cassie A. Crocker

Katy Rock

James Rainbolt

USD 285 School Board
2 year unexpired term 

Joel Haden

Peru, City Council

Bill Sweaney

Paul W. Marshall 

Joleen Edens

Heath Joslin

Adam G. Joslin

Jack Myers

Francis (Mack) McKinney

Peru, Mayor

Greg Joslin

Jessica Wells

Carol S. Ramsey

Sedan, City Council 

Barbara Gould

Wellington W. Butler

Jason Prince

Bryan Blankinship

Elizabeth Irene Nitcher

D. Brett Dickens

Sedan, Mayor

Jack Warren


USD 286 School Board 

District 1, Position 1

P.J. Buck     

Lauren Goode

Jason Bell        


District 2, Position 2

David Warren

Kathy Chamberland

District 3, Position 3

Denise Signer  

Clinton Williams

Gale Newton

At Large

Jonathan Cude

Jayson Stettler



Rolling Prairie, Extension Board

Crystal Wade

Sonny Williams

Jessica Rainbolt



Chautauqua County
Election Office

215 N. Chautauqua St.

Sedan, KS 67361

(620) 725-5800

The following is a list of Unified School District positions, City positions, and Rolling Prairie Extension District positions to be voted on in the General Election on November 5, 2019. If the need to have a Primary Election occurs, it will be August 6, 2019. The filing fee is $20.00. The filing deadline is NOON June 3, 2019, at the County Clerk’s Office.

Unified School District No. 285, 4 Positions at Large
Unified School District No. 285, 2 Positions for the remaining two years of the unexpired term.

Unified School District No. 286, District 1-Position 1, District 2-Position 2, District 3-Position 3

At-Large-Position 7.

Unified School District No. 436, District A-Positions 4, District B-Positions 5 & 6, One At-Large Position.

Unified School District No. 446, 5 Positions at large

Unified School District No. 282, District 1-Position 1, District 2-Position 5, District 3-Position 3, District 3-Position 6, At Large-Position 7.

Unified School District No. 283, District I-Position I, District II-Position II, District III-Position II, & One At-Large Position.
City of Sedan, Mayor and 2 Council seats
City of Cedar Vale, Mayor and 3 Council seats

City of Chautauqua, Mayor and 5 Council seats

City of Niotaze, Mayor and 5 Council seats

City of Elgin, Mayor and 5 Council seats

City of Peru, Mayor and 5 Council seats

Rolling Prairie Extension District, 2 members

If you would like to change your party affiliation please view the
2018 Party affiliation rules in Kansas 
all changes must be made by noon on June 1, 2020. 

To receive an Advance Ballot by mail,
complete the application
and return it to the Election Office. 

Or you may early vote 

Monday - Friday 
8:00 am - 4:00 pm 

In the County Clerk's Office located 
on the 2nd floor of the
County Courthouse at 
215 N. Chautauqua St., Sedan KS 
July 17, 2019 through August 5, 2019 by noon

Voter registration application online

Voter registration application by mail

Update your voter registration any time. 
Registration closes 21 days prior to any election, 
and re-opens the day following the election.

Candidates Declaration

City or School Declaration

Committeeman or women Declaration

Kansas Primary Nomination Petition

Affidavit of Exemption

Appointment of Treasurer

Statement of Substantial Interest

Poll Agent Appointment 

Select the Candidate declaration form that applies to the position you will be filing for. City/School and Committeeman/women do not require a petition for nomination. All other forms are needed for filing. All filings must be received by 12 noon on June 3, 2019. 

The voting hours for the August 6, 2019 Primary Election will be from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, closing in all polling places.

The voting places in said county shall be as follows:

The Sedan Community Building, 1960 Kansas Rd., Sedan, KS for qualified electors residing in Center, Lafayette, North Sedan, & Summit precincts.

The First Christian Church, 204 N. Chautauqua, Sedan, KS for qualified electors residing in  Chautauqua-Belleville, Hendricks, Salt Creek, South Sedan, & Washington precincts.

The Peru City Hall, 106 E. 6th, Peru, KS for Peru-Belleville & Little Caney precincts. 

The First Baptist Annex510 Cedar St., Cedar Vale, KS for qualified electors residing in Caneyville, Harrison, & Jefferson precincts.    

Please call the Clerk’s Office if you need information regarding your polling location:  620-725-5800.

If you would like to apply to be an Election Worker please fill 

out an application and return it to the County Clerk's office. 

Election worker details

Election worker application

Election worker application

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