Dutchess County Legislator, District 5

Employer / Organization

Dutchess County

Next Election

Nov 05, 2019

Filing Window

Apr 01, 2019 - Apr 01, 2019


The legislature sets policy for the county government—passing legislation that creates and administers services and programs. Legislators approve budgets and hire staff.

Application Guidelines
If you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county elections board. The elections board can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. Party candidates will need to meet earlier deadlines to participate in the primary.

Submit application to:
Dutchess County Board of Elections, 47 Cannon St., Poughkeepsie, NY, 12601, US