Elections

september 10, 2013 primary election

Filing Deadlines

Date Deadline
06/03/2013 Bedford Heights candidates.
06/12/2013 Candidates.
06/12/2013 Issues and Local Options.
06/27/2013 Brook Park, Cleveland candidates.
06/28/2013 Protest against candidates and local option petitions.
07/01/2013 Write-in candidates.
07/02/2013 Brook Park and Cleveland protest against candidates' petitions.
07/05/2013 Protest against write-in candidates.
07/12/2013 Charter Amendments.
07/30/2013 Protest against Independent candidates.
08/21/2013 Petition to be Recognized as a Committee to Appoint Observers.
08/29/2013 Pre Election Campaign Finance Report (Close of books 8/21/2013).
08/30/2013 Notice of Appointment of Observers.
09/09/2013 Amendment of Notice of Appointment of Observers.
10/18/2013 Post Election Campaign Finance Report (Close of books 10/11/2013).

Voter Deadlines

Date Deadline
07/27/2013 UOCAVA absentee ballots to be mailed.
08/06/2013 Opening of Vote by Mail (Absentee) voting.
08/12/2013 Close of Registration.
09/07/2013 12:00 noon - Deadline for applications by mail for an absentee ballot to be mailed.
09/09/2013 Voting in person at the Board of Elections ends .
09/09/2013 All Vote by Mail / Absentee ballots mailed anywhere in the U.S. must be postmarked on or before this date and received at the Board of Elections on or before 9/20/2013 in order to be counted.
09/10/2013 All overseas Vote by Mail ballots must be signed and submitted for mailing by 12:01 AM EDT on or before this date and received on or before 9/20/2013 in order to be counted.
09/10/2013 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Election Day - Provisional voting at the Board of Elections.
09/10/2013 All Vote by Mail / Absentee ballots returned in person must be received at the Board of Elections by 7:30 p.m. in order to be counted.
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