Municipal Elections

Town of Normal Municipal Elections are accordance with the rules and regulations of the State of Illinois, State Board of Elections. The Town of Normal elects a President of the Board of Trustees and six (6) Trustees.

Municipal Elections fall in the spring of the year, on odd numbered years. Both the President and Trustees are elected for four (4) year terms. The terms of office for the six (6) Trustees are staggered, with three (3) Trustees being elected every two years.

The inauguration of the newly elected President and Board of Trustees will take place at the first regular meeting of the corporate authorities in the month of May following such elections.

Upcoming Elections

 

APRIL 2, 2019 CONSOLIDATED ELECTION INFORMATION

Three Town Trustees
The positions of three Trustees will be elected to the Normal Town Council at the April 2, 2019 consolidated election.  The Trustees will be elected for four-year terms to expire in 2023. Interested candidates may pick up informational packets, along with the necessary forms, from the Office of the City Clerk, Second Floor of Uptown Station, 11 Uptown Circle, Normal, Illinois, beginning August 28, 2018.

The deadline for filing the petitions for the Three Trustees is November 19, 2018, through November 26, 2018.  A primary election will be held on February 26, 2019, if necessary.

Town of Normal Library Board
Three (3) six-year term positions, one (1) unexpired four-year position, and one (1) unexpired two-year position on the Town of Normal Library Board will be elected on April 2, 2019.  The candidates may pick up informational packets, along with the necessary forms, from the Office of the City Clerk, Second Floor of Uptown Station, 11 Uptown Circle, Normal, Illinois, beginning September 18, 2018.

The deadline for filing these petitions is December 10, 2018, through December 17, 2018. The six-year terms for Library Board Trustee expire in 2025, the four-year term expires in 2023, and the two-year term will expire in 2021. 

Please note the details provided above are for informational purposes only. All candidates and other interested parties are strongly encouraged to obtain their own legal counsel if they have any questions or concerns about the election laws and procedures.

Additional information may be obtained by calling the McLean County Clerk's Office at 309.888.5899, or by contacting the State Board of Elections at 217.782.4141.