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ELECTIONS

INTERESTED IN SERVING AS AN ELECTION OFFICER?

The Elections department performs a variety of duties in relation to the election process.  Some of these duties include

  • Processing of voter registration applications
  • Maintaining voter registration records
  • Maintenance and Security of voting machines and Election equipment
  • Filing official for all local candidate filings
  • Conducting Absentee voting
  • Assist the Laurel County Election Commission in coordinating all Elections
  • Management and preservation of all Election related records for Laurel County

Brandon Kilburn
Election Supervisor

[email protected]

Important Election Dates

November 3rd, 2021

The earliest date for the affixing of signatures on candidate filing forms for an office on the ballot in 2022. The earliest date for candidates to file for an office on the ballot in 2022.

January 7th, 2022

Candidate filing deadline: Last day to file nomination papers for candidates who must run in the primary.

May 17th, 2022

Primary Election Day

Laurel County Election Commission

The Laurel County Election Commission consists of the county clerk, the sheriff, and two members appointed by the State Board of Elections. Some of the duties of the board include:

  • Division of Laurel County into Election precincts
  • Establishment of voting places for precincts
  • Appointment and training of all Election Officers
  • Examination and approval of all voting machines prior to any Election in Laurel County
  • Tabulation of Absentee Ballots
  • Certification of all Laurel County Election results

Tony Brown

(Chairman/County Clerk)

John Root

(Sheriff)

Bernice Chesnut

(Democratic Commissioner)

Deirdre Brewer

(Republican Commissioner)

Election Officer Compensation

  • ELECTION DAY SERVICE: $140
  • ELECTION SCHOOL TRAINING: $40
  • PICK-UP SUPPLIES: $25
  • RETURN OF ELECTION SUPPLIES: $25

INTERESTED IN SERVING AS AN ELECTION OFFICER?

Phone:  (606) 864-5158
FAX:  (606) 864-7369
Email:  [email protected]

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