Candidate Filing for the November 4, General Election

Date: 
June 13, 2008
Press Release
Elections

Monday, June 16 is the first day for candidates of new political parties and independent candidates to file original nomination papers for county offices and the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District with the Cook County Clerk’s Office.

Nomination papers will also be accepted for Sanitary District Trustees for those districts that have chosen by referendum to elect their trustees.

Nomination papers will be accepted beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, June 16 at the Clerk’s downtown office at 69 W. Washington, 5th floor.

Nomination papers will be accepted for the following offices:

  • Circuit Court Clerk
  • Recorder of Deeds
  • State’s Attorney
  • Board of Review Commissioner (2nd & 3rd District only)
  • Commissioners for the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District
  • Sanitary District Trustees
  • Candidate filing ends at 5:00 p.m on Monday, June 23.