PRESS RELEASE – Consolidated Election 2019

Five seats on the seven-member Sandwich Public Library District Board of Trustees will be open for the Tuesday, April 2, 2019 consolidated election. All of the seats will be for a full four-year term expiring in April 2023.

To be eligible, a candidate must be a registered voter; have resided in the Library District for at least one year of the filing of a nomination petition; not be delinquent in paying real estate taxes to the Library District or delinquent as to other indebtedness to the Library District; not have a conviction for any infamous crime, bribery, perjury, or other felony.

Candidate nomination petitions must have at least 27 signatures from registered voters who reside within the Library District. Nomination petitions may not be circulated for signature prior to Tuesday, September 18, 2018. Election packets containing petition forms and instructions are available in the Sandwich Public Library District, Sandwich Illinois.

Completed nomination petitions signed by voters and circulators may be filed on weekdays from Monday, December 10, 2018, through Monday, December 17, 2018, in at the Sandwich Public Library District. The office will be open Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. File completed nomination petitions, a Statement of Candidacy, a receipt from the County Clerk indicating that a Statement of Economic Interests has been filed with the County Clerk, and a Loyalty Oath (optional).

For further information, please call Amy Vidlak Girmscheid at 815.786.8308