Trustee Election 2021

TRUSTEE ELECTION FILING NOTICE:

The Consolidated Election will be held on April 6, 2021.

OFFICE:

Trustee (See the 2021 Candidate’s Guide for more information).

QUALIFICATIONS:

Resident of the fire protection district. (70 ILCS 705/4a)

No person is eligible to serve on the board of any fire protection district if that person has been convicted of a felony under the laws of this State or comparable laws of any other state or the United States or is in arrears in the payment of a tax or other indebtedness due to a fire protection district. (70 ILCS 705/10.1).

PETITIONS:

Fire Protection District (SBE Form P-4-2).

SIGNATURE REQUIRMENTS:

At least 25 voters or 5% of the voters, whichever is less, residing within the district. (70 ILCS 705/4a)

STATEMENT OF CANDIDACY:

Filed with the nominating petitions. Nonpartisan (SBE Form P-1A).

LOYALTY OATH:

(Optional) Filed with the nominating petitions. (SBE Form P-1C).

STATEMENT OF ECONOMIC
INTERESTS:

Filed with the county clerk of the county in which the principal office of the unit of local government with which the person is associated is located (See page 21 of the State of Illinois Candidate’s Guide regarding the filing of the receipt).

(5 ILCS 420/4A-106)

FAIR CAMPAIGN PRACTICES
ACT:

(Voluntary) Filed with the State Board of Elections or the county clerk.

FILING DATES:

December 14 – 21, 2020 (not more than 113 nor less than 106 days prior to the Consolidated Election).

WHERE TO FILE:

Secretary of the Fire Protection District, with an office located at:

Woodstock Fire/Rescue District

435 E Judd Street

Woodstock, IL 60098

CAMPAIGN DISCLOSURE:

Reports must be filed either on paper or electronically with the State Board of Elections, 2329 S. MacArthur Blvd., Springfield, IL 62704 or 100 West Randolph Street, Suite 14-100, Chicago, IL 60601.

TERM BEGINS:

Third Monday in May following election day (May 17, 2021). [70 ILCS 705/4a]

TERM OF OFFICE:

6 years. [70 ILCS 705/4a]

This information sheet is being presented to assist anyone interested in running for the position of Trustee with the Woodstock Fire/Rescue District in understanding the election calendar and is not a comprehensive review of all requirements. Interested candidates should visit www.elections.il.gov for more information.  

2021 Candidate's Guide

This Candidate’s Guide for 2021 has been prepared to provide information for candidates seeking office at the local level in 2021.

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