Election Information

Two current Buffalo Grove Park District Commissioner positions for 4-Year Terms are open for election in the April 4, 2017 Consolidated Election. Individuals interested in running for a position as a Buffalo Grove Park District Commissioner in this election can pick up petitions starting on September 19, 2016. The circulation period for petitions is September 20, 2016 to December 19, 2016.

Petitions can be downloaded from the link below, or they can be picked up at the Alcott Center, located at 530 Bernard Drive in Buffalo Grove.  The Alcott Center is open Monday from 8:30 am - 6:30 pm, Tuesday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5 pm, and Saturday from 9 am to 12 pm.

Those interested in running for a Buffalo Grove Park District Commissioner seat must be a registered voter and have been a resident of the Buffalo Grove Park District for at least one year prior to the election.

Petition filing for Park Board Commissioner positions begins on December 12, 2016 at 8:30 am at the Buffalo Grove Park District Alcott Center, located at 530 Bernard Drive in Buffalo Grove, Illinois.  The last day to file petitions will be December 19, 2016 at 5 pm.  All filings done between 4 and 5 pm on December 19 shall be considered simultaneous filings.  Should lotteries be needed to determine candidate placements on the ballot for the first and last day filings, they will be held on December 20, 2016 at 10 am at the Buffalo Grove Park District Alcott Center, located at 530 Bernard Drive in Buffalo Grove, Illinois.

For additional information, contact Ryan Risinger, executive director of the Buffalo Grove Park District at 847.850.2122.

Positions To Be Elected

Two (2) Buffalo Grove Park District Commissioner positions for 4-Year Terms.

Petition Packet

Petition Filing

Petitions can be filed at the Alcot Center, located at 530 Bernard Drive in Buffalo Grove during the following hours:

Monday, December 14 - Friday, December 188:30 am - 3:30 pm
Monday, December 218:30 am - 5 pm

April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election
Buffalo Grove Park District Petition Filing Lottery
Alcott Center, 530 Bernard Drive, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
10 am
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