Village of Bear Lake: November General Election Candidates

Current positions on the November 6 Ballot:

  • Village President – Marla Evans has declared as a Write In
  • Village Clerk – Dendra Best or Cindi McPherson
  • Village Treasurer – Sally King
  • Village Trustees: Rodney Gee, Andrea Ware – one position remaining with no declared candidate

DECLARATION OF INTENT REQUIREMENT: An individual who wishes to seek election to a village  office with write-in votes is required to file a Declaration of Intent with the appropriate election official by 4:00 p.m. on the second Friday preceding the election – OCTOBER 26, 2018. An example of the form appears below

File with Deanna Pattison – Bear Lake Township Clerk who administers Village elections.

• The local clerk is responsible for notifying the precinct board of any write-in candidates who filed a Declaration of Intent by the filing deadline. (See: XI. “Election Day Issues, Instructing Voters” for additional information.)

• A write-in vote cast for an individual who has not filed a Declaration of Intent does not count. Similarly, a write-in vote cast for an individual who filed a Declaration of Intent does not count unless the office for which the write-in vote was cast corresponds to the office identified on the Declaration of Intent.

Dec-Int-Write-In_94360_7 (PDF)