Saturday, May 28, 2016

215 N Chautauqua  -  Courthouse

Sedan, KS 67361

Election Office

2016 Elections

August 2, 2016- Primary Election

November 8, 2016 General Election

Janice A. Fine- Election Officer

Wendy Kirchner- Deputy Election Officer

Voter Registration is now OPEN

Registration closes on July 12, 2016 for the Primary Election


Update your voter registration any time. Registration closes 21 days prior to any election, and re-opens the day following the election.





To receive an Advance Ballot by mail, complete the application and return it to the Election Office 7 days before election day.

Voter registration application On Line

Voter registration application by Mail

2016 Election Information

Primary Election – August 2, 2016

Candidate Filing Deadline – June 1, 2016 at NOON

The Offices to be elected include:

One position for United States Senate

One position for United States House of Representatives, 4th District

One position for State Senate, 14th District

One position for State Representative, 12 District

One position for District Court Judge, 14 District, 3rd Division

One position for District Magistrate Judge, 14t hDistrict

One position for County Commissioner, Second District

One position for County Commissioner, Third District

One position for County Clerk

One position for County Treasurer

One position for County Register of Deeds

One position for County Attorney

One position for County Sheriff

One position for Township Clerk, Township Trustee and Township Treasurer in the following townships:  Belleville, Caneyville, Center, Harrison,Hendricks, Jefferson, Lafayette, Little Caney, Salt Creek, Sedan, Summit and Washington.

One position for Precinct Committeeman and Committeewomanin the following Precincts:  CedarVale-Jefferson, Chautauqua-Belleville, Elgin-Hendricks, Niotaze-Little Caney,Peru-Belleville, North Sedan-Sedan, South Sedan-Sedan, Cloverdale-Caneyville,Belknap-Center, Hewins-Harrison, Grafton-Lafayette, Hale-Salt Creek,Wauneta-Summit and Lone Cherry-Washington.

Candidate filing packets are available in the County Clerk’s Office.

Voter Registration closes for the August 2, 2016 Primary on July 12, 2016.

Would you like to vote in the privacy of your home?  Apply for an advance mail ballot. Applications are available in the County Clerk’s Office. The deadline to apply for advance ballots by mail is July 29, 2016 and must be returned by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day  August 2, 2016.

Did you know that you can vote in person at the Clerk’s Office in the courthouse?  Advance voting in person begins on July 13, 2016.


Polling places remain at the following:

The First Christian Church, 204 N. Chautauqua, Sedan, KS

Community Building at the Golf Course, 1965 Kansas Rd., Sedan,KS

Peru City Hall, 106 E. 6th St., Peru, KS

The Long Shed, Walnut St., Cedar Vale, KS

Your voter registration card identifies your polling place.  You will need to show a photo ID to vote.  If you have questions contact the Clerk’s Office.

Results from all Elections are posted on our website and our facebook page  immediately following the election at and copies are taped to the Courthouse south and east doors.  When possible we take copies to the 99 Gas N Go and One Stop convenience stores.