Tuesday, September 18, 2018, is the first day that individuals interested in becoming a candidate for Village Trustee can pick up petitions at the Village of Lisle Business Office and circulate them for signatures. The minimum number of signatures required on the candidate petitions is 210. There are three, 4-year Village Trustee positions that will appear on the ballot for the April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election.
The first day to file the candidate petitions is Monday, December 10, 2018 and the last day to file is Monday, December 17, 2018. Filings can be made at Lisle Village Hall, 925 Burlington Avenue in Lisle, 60532, Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Village Staff cannot provide potential candidates with legal advice concerning the requirements for, or the validity of, petitions, or other candidacy issues.
Candidate Nomination Papers Required to be Filed Include:
1. Nominating petition sheets
2. Statement of Candidacy
3. Original Receipt for filing of Statement of Economic Interests form with DuPage County Clerk
4. Loyalty Oath (optional)
To File an Objection:
Objections to nominating papers will be received in the same office where nominating papers are filed. The last day to file objections is December 26, 2018.
Other Important Information:
This information is provided as a public service and is intended only as a general guide and does not constitute legal advice. The Illinois State Board of Elections and the Village of Lisle strongly recommend all prospective candidates consult with competent legal counsel when preparing their nomination papers and prior to filing. The Village of Lisle and the Lisle Village Clerk make no representations regarding the accuracy or validity of this information or these forms, which may change after it is initially distributed.
For more information on requirements for nomination papers, please see the Illinois State Board of Elections website, elections.il.gov. For a copy of the State of Illinois 2019 Candidate’s Guide, please click here.