Here are downloadable files with all of the offices and candidates
in the 2013 Consolidated Election on Tuesday April 9, 2013:
2013 Consolidated Election - Specimen Blanket Ballot (PDF)
2013 Consolidated Election - Offices and Candidates (PDF)
Candidates Mail List (txt)
UPDATE: Last day to file is December 26, 2012 at 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - Consolidated Election Important Dates
Sep. 25, 2012: First day to circulate petitions for independent, new political parties and nonpartisan offices.
Dec. 17 - 26, 2012: Filing period for independent, new political parties and nonpartisan offices.
Petitions to be filed with the Madison County Clerk’s Office
Candidates for the Regional Board of Trustees
Candidates for the Multi Township Assessor
The first day candidates can circulate nomination papers, is Tuesday, September 25, 2012. December 17, 2012 is the first day to file petitions in the office of the County Clerk. December 26, 2012 is the last day to file petitions. The office hours are from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday through Friday.
The County Clerk’s office is open until 5:00 p.m. on December 26, 2012.
To become a write-in candidate, you must file a "Declaration of Intent to be a Write-In" form with the County Clerk at least 61 days prior to an election.
If an objection to a candidate's nominating papers or petitions for an office is sustained after the 61st day before the election, he or she can file a notarized declaration of intent to be a write-in candidate for that office with the County Clerk no later than 7 days prior to the election.
Write-in votes for candidates who file this form will be counted.
To be a pollwatcher you must:
If you are a candidate and have questions or concerns please call my office.
Madison County Clerk
157 North Main Street
P.O. Box 218
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:30am-4:30pm