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 Wabaunsee County Elections

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Filing Information

City &School 2017

Deadline to File with County Election Office – June 1st 12:00 pm                  


Requirements to File for ALL Offices

-       Must file at County Election Office

o  No longer able to file with City Clerk

-       Must File by ONE of the Following:

o  File by Fee

$20.00 Payable to Wabaunsee County Election

o  File by Nomination Petition

Details listed below

-       Candidates Must Complete ALL of the Following:

o  Declaration of Intention

o  Statement of Substantial Interest

o  Affidavit of Exemption


Filing by Petition

City Offices K.S.A. 25-2110

(set by ordinance of each city)

·      Alma – 5% qualified electors signatures = 32 Signatures

·      Alta Vista – 2% qualified electors signatures = 8 Signatures

·      Eskridge – Two (2) qualified electors signatures

·      Harveyville- Two (2) qualified electors signatures

·      Maple Hill – Five (5) qualified electors signatures

·      McFarland – Five (5) qualified electors signatures

·      Paxico – Five (5) qualified electors signatures


School Board Member  K.S.A.25-2020

(Number of signatures set by law)

          Fifty(50) qualified electors’ signatures in member district

                -or-

          10%of qualified electors signatures in member district, whichever is less.

·            USD330 – Voting Plan B (Vote by District in Primary and Vote by Large at General)

All Positions = 145 Signatures


·           USD329  - Voting Plan C (Vote by District in Primary and General)

Position 4 = 45 Signatures

Position 5 = 40 Signatures

Position 6 = 42 Signatures



Offices for Election

City Offices

         Alma  -  Mayor & 2 Council Members

         Alta Vista  -  Mayor & 2 Council Members

         Eskridge  -  Mayor & 2 Council Members

         Harveyville  -  Mayor & 2 Council Members

         Maple Hill  -  Mayor & 2 Council Members

         McFarland  -  3 Council Members

         Paxico - 3 Council Members

School District

         USD320 –Plan C (Pottawatomie County)

                 Position No. 4  

                 Position No. 5

                 Position No. 6

         USD321 –Plan B (Pottawatomie County)

                 Position No. 4

                 Position No. 5

                 Position No. 6

         USD329 – Plan C

                 Position No. 4

                 Position No. 5

                 Position No. 6

         USD330 – Plan B

                 Position No. 4 - Sub District No. 1

                 Position No. 5 - Sub District No. 2

                 Position No. 6 - Sub District No. 3

        USD 417 –(Morris County)

                 District 1, Position No. 4

                 District 2, Position No. 5

                 District 2, Position No. 6

Plan B = Vote by District in Primary and Voteby Large at General

Plan C= Vote by District in Primary and General




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RULES CONCERNING VOTER REGISTRATION APPLICATIONS 

SUBMITTED WITHOUT PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP

 

This notice covers persons who have applied to register to vote and have not yet provided proof of citizenship. Due to recent court rulings, if you have applied to register to vote at a Kansas Division of Motor Vehicles office or if you have applied to register to vote using the “Federal Form” voter registration application (as opposed to the standard ‘state form’)and have not yet provided proof of citizenship, you are registered to vote for the November 8, 2016, general election. Your name will appear on the poll book for your voting location and you will be given a standard ballot. There is nothing further you need to provide subject only to further official notice.

If you have questions concerning your eligibility or this notice you may contact your local county election office  or the Secretary of State’s office at (800) 262-8683.


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2017 Important Election Dates


June 1st:            Filing and Withdrawal Deadline(12:00 noon) and Deadline to Question to be placed on Primary Election Ballot   KSA 25-2106, 2109


July 11:             Registration Books Close – last day to Register for Primary  KSA 25-2311(a)(4)


July 12:             Advance Voting begins (in Office & by Mail) – 20 days prior to Election   KSA 25-1123


July 31:             Early voting in Person Closes (12:00 noon)   KSA 25-1122(f)


August 1:       Primary Election (if required)   KSA 25-212(b), 252(b)


August 2:          Registration Books Re-Open   KSA 25-212(b), 252(b)


August 7:          Primary Canvas   KSA 25-3104


October 17:       Registration Books Close – last day to Register for General    KSA 25-2311(a)(5)



October 18:       Advance Voting begins (in Office & by Mail) – 20 daysprior to Election  KSA 25-1123(a)


November 6:      Early voting in Person Closes (12:00 noon)   KSA 25-1122(f)


November 7: General Election   KSA 25-2107, 2502(a)


November 13:    General Canvas    KSA 25-3104

       


 

County Clerk

215 Kansas, PO Box 278 
Alma, KS 66401 

Phone: 785-765-2421
Fax: 785-765-3704

Email: jensavage@embarqmail.com

           khaden@embarqmail.com


Open Monday thru Friday 

8 am to 4:30 pm

Offices are open through the noon hour


Registered Voters in Wabaunsee County

by Party
(Updated December 2015)

Democrats 772

Libertarian 28

Republicans 2726

Unaffiliated 1058

County Total 4584

 

The Wabaunsee County Clerk also serves as the County Election Officer

Duties and Responsibilities of the County Election Officer

  • Maintain Database of Registered Voters
  • Verify Registered Voters
  • Prepare Registration List & Reports
  • Receive Filings of Candidates for Office
  • Prepare Legal Publications pertaining to Elections
  • Assist in Selection of Board Workers
  • Prepare all ballots
  • Prepare results and provisional ballots for board of canvassers
  • Certify results to Secretary of State and Public
  • Prepare Certificates of Nomination and Election
  • Record all election results and retain permanently
     
 
 
   
   
 
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