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City Hall
P.O. Box 2315
480 East Ave. N.
Ketchum, ID  83340
Ph: 208.726.3841
Fax: 208.726.8234
ELECTION INFORMATION
2017 City of Ketchum Election Information

QUALIFICATIONS TO RUN FOR CITY OFFICE:
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • The candidate's primary residence must be in the City of Ketchum
  • The candidate must be registered to vote, and the address of the candidate's.voter registration must match the residence address provided on the candidate's declaration.
  • The candidate must have resided in the City of Ketchum for at least 30 days prior to submitting their declaration.

IMPORTANT DEADLINE DATES
August 28, 2017 - September 8, 2017 - Candidate Filing Period
September 25, 2017 - Deadline to Withdraw Candidacy
October 10, 2017 - Deadline for Write-In Candidates to Declare Candidacy
October 13, 2017 - Last day to register to vote for the November 2017 Election
October 16, 2017 - Early Voting Begins
October 27, 2017 - Last day to request a mail in absentee ballot
November 3, 2017 - Last day for in-person absentee voting at 5:00 p.m.
November 7, 2017 - Election Day

TO PRINT FORMS, PLEASE CLICK ON THE HIGHLIGHTED LINKS BELOW:

Declaration of Candidacy

Petition of Candidacy

Write In Candidate

Candidate Withdrawal Form

Absentee Request Form

The candidate must file a Declaration of Candidacy.  The Declaration of Candidacy must be accompanied by a Petition of  Candidacy signed by at least 5 qualified City of Ketchum electors.  The petition must have an attached certification from the County Clerk indicating the number of signatures that are of qualified City of Ketchum Electors, OR a non-refundable filing fee of $40.00 paid to the City Clerk upon filing.

Please submit your Declaration of Candidacy along with the Petition of Candidacy and the attached certification from the County Clerk to the Ketchum City Clerk.

Blaine County Election Office: 208-788-5510