Key Dates for Candidates
No Specific Date
Candidate Affidavit and Financial Disclosure Statement must be filed within 10 days of becoming a candidate. “Candidate” is defined as any person who seeks nomination or election to a local public office that is to be voted on in this municipal election. A person is a candidate for election if the person has publicly announced an intention to seek election to public office and thereafter has received a contribution or made an expenditure in support of the candidacy.
No Specific Date
Candidate Committee Registration or Small Donor Committee Registration (for Town candidates) must be filed with the Town Clerk before accepting or making any contributions.
January 2, 2024
First day Nomination Petitions can be circulated.
January 22, 2024
Last day Nomination Petitions may be circulated and filed with the Town Clerk
January 26, 2024
Last day nomination petition signatures may be amended, corrected, or replaced.
Last day to submit an Affidavit of Intent for a write in candidate.
Last day to withdraw a nomination petition.
Last day for candidates to submit biography and photograph
January 29, 2024
Election may be cancelled if there are not more candidates than offices to be filled including write-in candidates.
January 30, 2024
Lot drawing for name placement on the ballot.
February 27, 2024
First contribution and expenditure report due to the Town Clerk by 5pm
Information regarding campaign finance can be found in the Windsor Municipal Code.
March 11, 2024
First day mail ballots can be sent to registered electors and made available at the Town Clerk’s office.
March 19, 2024
Second contribution and expenditure report due to the Town Clerk by 5pm
March 29, 2024
Third contribution and expenditure report due to the Town Clerk by noon
April 2, 2024
Election Day; ballots must be received by the Town Clerk no later than 7pm in order to be counted.
(Ballots may be received up to 8 days after the election from Uniformed and Overseas Citizen Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA) voters)
April 12, 2024
Last day for Town Clerk to certify the election.
April 17, 2024
Last day to complete mandatory recounts.
April 18, 2024
Town Board Orientation
April 19, 2024
Last day for a person to contest the election by filing with the district's court clerk office.
April 22, 2024
Last day to request a recount at the requestors expense.
Swearing in of Mayor and Town Board Members representing Districts 1, 3, and 5
May 7, 2024
Fourth contribution and expenditure report due to the Town Clerk by 5pm