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 

For a complete listing of  candidates running in the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election please visit the McLean County Election Municipal Candidate Filings.

APRIL 6, 2021 CONSOLIDATED ELECTION INFORMATION
 
President of the Board of Trustees (Mayor) and Three Town Trustees (Councilmembers)
The positions of President of the Board of Trustees and three Trustees will be elected to the Normal Town Council at the April 6, 2021 consolidated election.  The President and Trustees will be elected for four-year terms to expire in 2025. 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 25, 2020.

The deadline for filing the petitions for the President and Three Trustees is November 16, 2020, through November 23, 2020.  A primary election will be held on February 23, 2021, if necessary.

Town of Normal Library Board
Two (2) six-year term positions on the Town of Normal Library Board will be elected on April 6, 2021.  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 22, 2020.

The deadline for filing these petitions is December 14, 2020, through December 21, 2020. The six-year terms for Library Board Trustee  will expire in 2027. 

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. 


Election Notices


NOTICE

PURSUANT TO THE OPEN MEETINGS ACT, notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Municipal Officers Electoral Board in the Town of Normal to be held on Monday, December 7, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Conference Room, #409, 11 Uptown Circle, Normal, Illinois. The purpose of the meeting is to meet and pass on an objection petition filed to the nominating petitions of Donna M. Toney for the office of Trustee of the Town of Normal.

Town of Normal
 Angelia Huonker
City Clerk

Dated this 4th day of December, 2020 at 12:00 pm

PROPOSED AGENDA FOR MUNICIPAL OFFICERS ELECTORAL BOARD

Monday, December 7, 2020 at 3:00 p.m.

1. Call to Order

2.  Roll Call

3.  Introductory Remarks by Board Chairman

4.  Appointment of the Normal Legal Department as Counsel to the Board

5.     Adoption of Rules

6.  Case No. 20-001

7.  Public Comment

8.  Adjournment or Recess

NOTICE OF SIMULTANEOUS FILING LOTTERY

Notice is hereby given that on December 2, 2020, at 9:00 A.M. at the office of Angelia Huonker, Local Election Official in and for the Town of Normal a 11 uptown Circle, Normal, Illinois, a lottery to determine ballot placement for the consolidated Primary Election to be held February 23, 2021, or the consolidated Election to be held April 6, 2021, whichever the case may be, will be held for the following candidates:

NAME OF CANDIDATE OFFICE
Chris Koos President
Marc Tiritilli President
Kevin McCarthy Trustee
Albert J. (A.J.) Zimmerman Trustee
Steve Harsh Trustee
Brad McMillan Trustee
David Paul Blumenshine Trustee
Karl Sila Trustee
Scott Preston Trustee
Donna M. Toney Trustee

Dated this 26th day of November, 2020, at Normal, Illinois. 
Angelia Huonker
Local Election Official