Key Dates for 2018 Election Cycle


Counties Where Either Party Calls a Primary

               November 17, 2017         Petitions Available
               February 1, 2018              Filing Deadline for ballot candidates
               February 15, 2018           Qualifying deadline at 12:00 noon
               February 18, 2018           Deadline to file a challenge at 12:00 noon
               February 22, 2018           Deadline to resolve challenges at 12:00 noon
               February 26, 2018           Filing deadline for write-in candidates
               March 12, 2018               Write-in filing deadline at 12:00 noon
               May 1, 2018                     County Primary Election


Counties Where Neither Party Calls a Primary

               January 5, 2018                Petitions available
              April 5, 2018                      Filing deadline for ballot candidates
              April 12, 2018                    Qualifying deadline at 12:00 noon
              April 15, 2018                    Deadline to file a challenge at 12:00 noon
              April 19, 2018                    Deadline to resolve challenges at 12:00 noon
              May 30, 2018                     Filing deadline for write-in candidates
              June 13, 2018                    Write-in filing deadline at 12:00 noon
             August 2, 2018                   County General Election