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state of illinois candidates guide


The Danville Election Commission handles candidate petitions for Mayor, City Treasurer, and Alderman.

No Candidate shall be eligible for the office of Mayor, City Treasurer, or Alderman:

  • Unless they are a qualified voter of the City of Danville or in the case of Alderman, the ward in which they are seeking office.
  • If they are in arrears in the payment of any tax or any other indebtedness due to the City of Danville.
  • If they have been convicted in any court of malfeasance in office, bribery, or any other infamous crime. 


This site is for informational purposes only. Candidates are encouraged to seek legal advice from an attorney for any questions.