Candidate Information for March 15, 2016 Primary Election

Mary S. Steurer, Boone County Clerk, will have petitions available for candidates seeking to run in the March 15, 2016 Primary Election starting Tuesday, September 1, 2015.  The County Clerk's Office is located at 1212 Logan Ave, Suite 103, Belvidere, IL 61008.   Important dates to remember are listed below.

September 1, 2015 - First day to circulate petitions

November 23, 2015 - First day to file petitions

November 30, 2015 - Last day to file petitions

Please note:  The County Clerk's Office does not offer any advice on how to fill out petitions.  If you need assistance please consult an attorney or view the documents below.  Information is also available at

2016ElectionCalendar.pdf582.97 KB
2016-CandidateGuide.pdf543.73 KB