Yavapai County 2024 Governing Board Election

Governing Board Election Checklist and Timeline for November 5, 2024 General Election
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  Candidates must file a Candidate Statement of Interest before collecting any petition signatures. Nomination Paper and Nomination Petitions are filed together during the filing period between June 10, 2024 through July 08, 202416-311 
03/04/24 Governing Board Packets are now available. Candidates have the option to file a Committee Statement of Organization16-311; 16-322; 16-906 
06/10/24-150First date for candidate to file nomination petitions and nomination paper with the County School Superintendent’s Office. Since June 08, 2024 is a Saturday the first day to file petitions in-person will be Monday, June 10, 202416-311 
07/08/24-120Last date for candidates to file nomination petitions and nomination paper with the County School Superintendent’s Office16-311 
07/22/24-106Deadline to file as a write in candidate for any election that may be cancelled16-312 
07/22/24-106Last date to Challenge nomination petitions (10 days after the filing deadline of 07/08/2024 excluding weekends)16-351 
07/23/24-105Board of Supervisors may cancel uncontested board elections. if an election may be cancelled because only one person filed or no person filed a nominating petition by the deadline date, the deadline to files as a write in candidate is 106 days before the election. Pursuant to 15-424.E the Yavapai County Board of Supervisors, no earlier than 105 days before the election, may cancel the election for that office and that office is then deemed vacant and shall be filled as provided in 15-302.15-424 E 
07/29/24-100County School Superintendent shares Governing Board Candidate information with County Elections Department* 
08/07/24-90County School Superintendent to prepare documents for Board of Supervisors regarding district board elections that may be cancelled, including any board election that should not be cancelled because the district has called for another election.* 
08/16/24-81County School Superintendent to prepare correspondence to district superintendents regarding board elections that may be cancelled.* 
09/18/24-48Last date for a candidate to submit their 500 word statement and/or photograph15-421 
09/25/24-41.500 word statements (verbatim) and recent photographs posted on the County School Superintendent’s website.15-421 
10/07/24-29Last date to register to vote.16-120 
10/09/24-27Early Voting begins16-545 
10/25/24-11Last day to request an Early Ballot to be mailed16-542.D 
11/01/24-4Last day to vote early in-person16-542.E 
11/04/24-1Emergency early voting16-542.H 
11/05/240ELECTION DAY16-204 
11/11/246First day to canvass returns. The County School Superintendent and Chairman of the County of Board of Supervisors must meet to canvass the return.15-426 
12/05/2430Last day to canvass returns.  
12/05/2430Arizona School Board Association – listing of all newly elected board members.  
  Committee terminates when committee treasurer files a termination statement with the County School Superintendent’s Office.16-934