All Candidate filing takes place at:
Whitley County Election Office
101 W Van Buren St, Room 18
Columbia City IN 46725
If you do not have a vote history or you would like to switch parties, you need to contact the party chairperson at least 48 hours prior to filing, for them to have time to fill out a form.
Republican - Ben Romine 260-248-1695
Democrat - Vivian Sade-Rosswurm 260-241-7737
School Board Candidates have from Wednesday, July 22, 2020 until Friday, August 21, 2020 to file for candidacy.  You will need to file a CAN-34 petition, with 10 signatures from your school district and a CAN-12 form.  Whitley County Consolidated Schools & Smith-Green Community Schools need to file their petitions in Whitley County.  Whitko Community Schools will file their petitions in Kosciusko County.  Candidates will only need to file a CFA-1 form to open a committee if they spend or receive over $500.00.
Pre-Election Campaign Finance (CFA-4) reports will be due for candidate's committees on the 2020 General Election ballot by Friday, October 16, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. (NOON).  Filing a late CFA-4 form will result in fines of $50.00 per day assessed by the Whitley County Election Board.