GENERAL ELECTION CALENDAR:
|No later than this date candidate nominated at the Primary may withdraw his name as a candidate for any such office.||August 12|
|Last day to register to vote for the Election.||October 7|
|As soon as possible after ballots are printed and in no event later than this day, County Board of Elections must begin to deliver or mail all absentee ballots for the Election.||October 22|
|No earlier than this date nor later than November 2, County Board of Elections to issue Election Proclamation.||October 26|
|Last day before the Election absentee ballot applications for civilian absentee ballots shall be received in the office of the County Board of Elections at any time prior to 5:00 pm from certain persons.||October 29|
|All civilian absentee ballots must be received by the County Boards of Elections no later than 5:00 pm on this date to be valid.||November 1|
|General Election – Polls to remain open continuously between the hours of 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.||November 5|
|First day to register to vote after the Election.||November 6|
|County Return Board meets at 9:00 am to compute and canvass the returns of the Election.||November 8|
|By this date, County Board of Elections to certify the results of the Election to the Secretary of the Commonwealth and to such other authorities as may be provided by law.||November 25|
Complete As Of
|January 31, 2019||December 31, 2018||2018 Annual Report|
|April 9, 2019||April 1, 2019||*6th Tuesday Before Primary|
|May 10, 2019||May 6, 2019||2nd Friday Before Primary|
|June 20, 2019||June 10, 2019||30 Days After Primary|
|September 24, 2019||September 16, 2019||*6th Tuesday Before Election|
|October 25, 2019||October 21, 2019||2nd Friday Before Election|
|December 5, 2019||November 25, 2019||30 Days After Election|
|January 31, 2020||December 31, 2019||2019 Annual Report|
|* Statewide offices only|
NOTE: Postmarks are acceptable as proof of timely filing where report is postmarked by the US Postal Service no later than the day prior to the filing deadline.
MORE AT: https://www.alleghenycounty.us/elections/election-calendar.aspx
2019 Primary Election Voters’ Guide now!
These Are the Offices Up for Election on May 21, 2019
Our 2019 Primary Endorsements:
Pennsylvania Superior Court: Amanda Green Hawkins – CONGRATULATIONS, AMANDA!
Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas: Mary McGinley – CONGRATULATIONS, MARY!
Allegheny County Council At-Large: Bethany Hallam – CONGRATULATIONS, BETHANY!
Allegheny County Council District 11: Paul Klein – CONGRATULATIONS, PAUL!
Allegheny County Executive: Rich Fitzgerald – CONGRATULATIONS, RICH.
Allegheny County District Attorney: Turahn Jenkins – THANKS FOR A VERY STRONG RUN, TURAHN!
Allegheny County Controller: Chelsa Wagner – CONGRATULATIONS, CHELSA!
Allegheny County Treasurer: John Weinstein – – CONGRATULATIONS, JOHN.
City of Pittsburgh Controller: Michael Lamb – – CONGRATULATIONS, MIKE.
City of Pittsburgh Council District 5: Corey O’Connor – CONGRATULATIONS, COREY.
City of Pittsburgh Council District 9: Cherylie Fuller – THANKS FOR A VERY STRONG RUN, CHERYLIE!
Pittsburgh Board of Public Education District 4: Pam Harbin – – CONGRATULATIONS, PAM!
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2018 14th Ward General Election Results
US Senate: Bob Casey
US House: Mike Doyle
PA Governor: Tom Wolf
PA Lt. Gov: John Fetterman
PA House 23rd: Dan Frankel
PA House 24th: Ed Gainey
PA House 34th: Summer Lee
- Mon, April 22 Final date to register to vote in the primary
- Tues, May 14 Final date to apply for an absentee ballot
- Fri, May 17 Last Day for Board of Elections to receive absentee ballots
- Tues, May 21 PRIMARY ELECTION
- Mon, Oct 7 Final date to register to vote in the general election
- Tues, Oct 29 Final date to apply for an absentee ballot
- Fri, Nov 1 Last Day for Board of Elections to receive absentee ballots
- Tues, Nov 5 GENERAL ELECTION