To be a Write-In candidate, you must complete a Declaration of Intent to be a Write-In Candidate form no later than 61 days prior to an election.
DECLARATION OF INTENT TO BE A WRITE-IN CANDIDATE
The last day to file to be a write-in candidate for the November 6, 2018 General Election is September 6, 2018.
INSTRUCTIONS ON CASTING A WRITE-IN VOTE – must do both
1. Darken the oval to the left of the write-in line under the appropriate office on the ballot.
2. Write the candidate’s name on the line provided under the appropriate office on the ballot.
(The voter must make his/her intent clear, ex: Frank Smith, not Smith.)
Example of a ballot with a valid write-in vote: