Sunday, May 26, 2019

 Wabaunsee County Elections

215 Kansas Ave     PO Box 278      Alma, KS 66401

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


Open Monday thru Friday  8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Election Officer:  Jennifer A Savage    

Deputy:  Juanita Hedges                

Deputy:  Kristy Haden                     



Important Election Dates

City& School 2019

May 1:               City Clerks to certify to the County Election Officer a list of all City Offices to be voted upon                               

June 3:              Filing and Withdrawal Deadline (12:00 noon) and Deadline to Question to be placed on Primary Election Ballot                                

July 16:             Registration Books Close – last day to Register for Primary 


July 17:             Advance Voting begins (in Office & by Mail) – 20 days prior to Election                                  

August 5:          Early voting in Person Closes (12:00 noon)

August 6:        Primary Election (if required)                         

August 7:          Registration Books Re-Open

August 12:        Primary Canvas

September 3:     Deadline for Questions to be placed on General Election Ballot

October 15:       Registration Books Close – last day to Register for General   

October 16:       Advance Voting begins (in Office & by Mail) – 20 days prior to Election

November 4:      Early voting in Person Closes (12:00 noon)

November 5: General Election

November 14:    General Canvas                                                                                                                                     


Registered Voters in Wabaunsee County

by Party
(Updated July 2018)

Democrats 791

Libertarian 37

Republicans 2961

Unaffiliated 1089

County Total 4879


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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