The Village of Channahon would like to announce that nominating petitions will be available on Tuesday, September 25, 2012 for persons who wish to run in the Consolidated Election in April 9, 2013. Positions up for election are three (3) Village Trustee, all which are four (4) year terms.
Nominating petitions and all necessary forms, including signature requirements, will be available at the Municipal Building, 24555 S. Navajo Drive, Channahon, on Tuesday, September 25, 2012.
The first day to file a petition is Monday, December 17, 2012 to Friday, December 21, 2012, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or by mail, as provided by the Election Code. The last day to file your petition will be Monday, December 24, 2012, between the hours of 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. This is subject to change.
Position on the ballot is determined by time and receipt of petitions. If multiple candidates are present and prepared to file at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, December 17, 2012, a lottery to determine ballot order will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the Village of Channahon.
Petitions received by mail at the Village of Channahon before Monday, December 17, 2012 will be returned. Any questions concerning Nomination Petitions may be directed to the State Board of Elections at 217-782-4141 or www.elections.state.il.us.
News Release: Trustee Nominating Positions Available Now