Village of Western Springs Clerk

Employer / Organization

Village of Western Springs

Next Election

Apr 06, 2021

Filing Window

Dec 14, 2020 - Dec 21, 2020


The township clerk manages, directs, supervises and coordinates the activities and operations on behalf of the township or city clerk's office. The clerk's main duties are the recording of activities and decisions by the city council and agencies, maintenance of official city records, administering municipal elections, coordinating assigned activities with other divisions, departments and outside agencies and providing highly responsible and complex administrative support to the city government.

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:
Western Springs Village Hall, 740 Hillgrove Ave, Western Springs, IL, 60558, US