Candidates Can File For Indiana Town Elections Until Aug. 1

Sunman, Versailles, Vevay, and other small towns have town board and clerk-treasurer elections this year.

(Undated) - Hoosiers who want to run for town board or town clerk-treasurer have lots of time to file to run.

The filing period to run in a town convention began in January and runs through Thursday, August 1 at noon. Candidates can file at their county’s clerk of courts office.

Unlike county, state and national elections, there is no May primary election for town positions in towns with populations of less than 3,500.

For the November general election, each political party can name three candidates to run for town board and one candidate to run for clerk-treasurer. If more than the maximum number of candidates file to run under a party, the party holds a caucus to decide its general election candidate or candidates to appear on the ballot.

If the maximum number of candidates is not reached by the August 1 filing deadline, a political party can fill the vacancy prior to the November 5 election.

More from Local News


Events

Two Suspects At-Large After Robbery In Hebron

Can you help police identify these two men?

Controversial State Bill Would Degrade Indiana’s Wetlands

SB 229 could face a House Committee hearing as early as next week.

Dearborn Co. Recycling Center Hosts ReProm Dress Exchange

Over 1,000 dresses will be available, helping you save big money this prom season.

Local Sports Report - February 20

Several boys swimmers advanced to the sectional finals on Saturday and "old timers" took to the court for an alumni game at LHS.

Local Sports Report - February 14 & 15

East Central's run in the girls basketball state tournament comes to an end in the final 8. Jac-Cen-Del's season ended in the Sweet 16. And a few local wrestlers punch their tickets to State.

Boone County HS Cheerleaders Claim Back To Back National Title

The UCA High School Nationals were held in Orlando, Florida this past weekend.

On Air

Your Hometown Radio Station playing
Patty Loveless - Blame It On Your Heart

Jason Aldean We Back 11:32
Kip Moore Last Shot 11:28
Dustin Lynch Ridin' Roads 11:25
Dottie West Every Time Two Fools Collide 11:22