City Elections

The Mayor and Councilmembers of the City of Olathe are elected to serve four-year, staggered terms.  Every two years, during the spring of odd numbered years, the City of Olathe conducts elections.

Qualified Electors within the City of Olathe may submit a Candidate's Declaration of Intent form to begin the process of seeking office.  The Candidate Declaration of Intent form and filing fees are submitted to the City Clerk's Office.  For more information, please contact the City Clerk's Office at (913) 971-8521.

 

Elections will be held for the following positions in 2017:

Council-At-Large, Ward 3 and Ward 4

 

2017 SPRING ELECTION SCHEDULE

 

Filing/Withdrawal Deadline: January 24, 2017 – Noon

Voter Registration Closes: February 7, 2017

Advance Voting by Mail Begins: February 8, 2017

Advance Voting in Person Begins: February 21, 2017 (Jo. Co. Election Office)

Advance Voting in Person Closes: February 27, 2017

Primary Election: February 28, 2017 (If required)

Primary Election Canvass: March 6, 2017

Voter Registration Closes: March 14, 2017

Advance Voting by Mail Begins: March 15, 2017

Advance Voting in Person Begins: March 28, 2017 (Jo. Co. Election Office)

Advance Voting in Person Closes: April 3, 2017

General Election: April 4, 2017

General Election Canvass: April 10, 2017