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2018 General Election Calendar

 

May 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7
8 9 10

First day to accept write-in applications

11 12
13 14
15 16 17
18
19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    

 

June 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21

Filing deadline for independent candidates for state and county offices

22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

 

July 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1 2 3 4

County Holiday

5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21

First day to file "Declaration of Write-in Candidacy"

22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31

List of potential election officers due from party chairs

       

 

August 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
      1

Early Voting Ballot Board and Central Count should be in place

2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20

Deadline to file as a write-in candidate

Last day to issue "Order of Election"

21 22 23 24

Last day to withdraw from General Election

25
26 27

Last day to cancel contract without a fee

Ballot draw due

28 29

Ballot programming begins

30

Deadline to certify candidates for the November ballot

31  

 

September 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
            1
2 3

County Holiday

4

Poll Worker Training
Justice Center
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

5 6

Poll Worker Training
Justice Center
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

7

ABBM lists to entities not contracting with the county

8
9 10 11

Poll Worker Training
Justice Center
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

12 13

Poll Worker Training
Justice Center
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

14

Ballot proofs due

15
16 17 18 19

Logic & Accuracy Test 10:00 A.M.

20 21 22

Deadline to mail FPCA and overseas ballots

23 24 25

Poll Worker Training
Justice Center
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

26 27

Poll Worker Training
Justice Center
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

28 29
30            

 

October 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
  1 2

Poll Worker Training
Justice Center
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

3 4

Poll Worker Training
Justice Center
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

5 6
7

First day to post Notice of Election

8 9

Poll Worker Training
Justice Center
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Last day to resgister to vote in November

10 11

Poll Worker Training
Justice Center
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

12 13
14 15 16

Last day to post Notice of Election

17

Last day to submit FPCA from non-registered voter

First day EVBB may meet for signature verification

18 19

Last day to receive hand delivered ABBM

Election judges pick up equipment

20
21 22

Early Voting
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Last day to accept ABBM requests by phone

23

Early Voting
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

24

Early Voting
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

25

Early Voting
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

26

Early Voting
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Last day to receive ABBM

27

Early Voting
7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

28

Early Voting
1:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.

29

Early Voting
7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

30

Early Voting
7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

31

Early Voting
7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Deadline to submit Request for Election Inspectors

     

 

November 2018

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
        1

Early Voting
7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

2

Early Voting
7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

3

First day to submit application for emergency ballot

4 5

Election Judges pick up equipment

6

Election Day
7:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Deadline for Emergency Ballot application
5:00 P.M.

Deadline for ABBMs and Emergency Ballots
7:00 P.M.

EVBB Meets

Central Count Meets

7

Deadline for domestic mail ballots postmarked on or before November 6

8 9 10
11 12

Deadline for military and overseas ballots postmarked on or before November 6

Cure date for ID related provisionals

13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20

Election canvassed

21 22 23

County Holiday

24

County Holiday

25 26 27 28 29 30