Elk Grove Township Highway Commissioner

Employer / Organization

Elk Grove Township

Next Election

Apr 06, 2021

Filing Window

Dec 14, 2020 - Dec 21, 2020


The purpose of the highway commissioner is to plan, direct and coordinate activities of the highway department in their elected area. Commissioners assist in planning long range project plans with highway committees, such as building and repairing roads. It is also common for commissioners to prepare, recommend and monitor the annual department operating budget for repair, maintenance and construction of roads, bridges, road rest areas, department buildings and grounds.

Application Guidelines
To run for this position you must contact the City Clerk first and be aware that the filing window is one week long, which is 113 days prior to the election to 106 days prior to the election. If you are considering running, contact the City Clerk as soon as possible to verify that your address is eligible to run for the position you are considering, and to clarify the requirements for running (petition signatures, filing fees, etc.) The City Clerks are the administrators for the elections and their purpose is to help voters and candidates, so contact them as soon as possible. Additionally, please use the weblink to the Candidate Guide provided by the State of Illinois on this page.

Submit application to:
Elk Grove Town Hall, 2400 South Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005, US