RUNNING FOR OFFICE IN PIKE COUNTY

Many local officials will be elected in November of 2021.
 
NOW is the time to start planning your run! You'll need to gather petition signatures to appear on the ballot. This begins February 16. Deadline to submit petitions is March 9.
 
To qualify to run, you must be a registered voter in the county or municipality and have lived here for one year.
 
Step 1: Let us know you're interested. Click here to drop us a line. We'll help you with the legalities and strategy.
 
Step 2: Collect signatures using the NOMINATION PETITION to put your name on the ballot.
         * County-wide offices and Magisterial District Judges require 100 signatures.  Township / Borough offices and School Board require 10 signatures.
         * Follow strict rules for collecting signatures.  Your opponent may challenge each signature in court.
         * School board candidates should plan to collect both Republican and Democrtaic signatures
 
Step 3: File NOMINATION PAPERS with the Elections Office.  Deadline is March 9.
        * Along with Petitions, you must file a Statement of Financial Interest.
 
Step 4: Get as many supporters as possible to vote for you at the Primary, May 18.  If you get more votes than your Democratic primary opponent(s), your name will be on the November Ballot.
 
Step 5: Get as many supporters as possible to vote for you at the General election on November 2.
 

The following offices will be on the ballot in 2021:

DV School District Board (Delaware, Dingmans, Milford, Shohola, Westfall, Boros of Milford & Matamoras) 4 seats

East Stroudsburg School District (Lehman, Porter) 4 seats

Wallenpaupack Area School District (Blooming Grove, Lackawaxen, Palmyra 4 seats

Blooming Grove Twp

    Supervisor (1)

    Tax Collector

    Constable

    Auditor

Delaware Township

    Supervisor (1)

    Tax Collector

    Auditor

Dingman Township

    Supervisor (1)

    Tax Collector

    Auditor (3)

Greene Township

    Supervisor (1)

    Tax Collector

    Auditor

Lackawaxen Township

     Supervisor (1)

     Tax Collector

     Auditor

 

Lehman Township

    Supervisor (1)

    Tax Collector - Bonnie Wargo (D)

    Constable

    Auditor - Larry VanWhy (D)

 

Matamoras Boro

    Supervisor (4)

    Tax Collector

Milford Boro

    Council - (3)

    Tax Collector

Milford Township

    Supervisor (1)

    Tax Collector

    Constable

    Auditor

 

Palmyra Township

    Supervisor (1)

    Tax Collector s

    Constable

    Auditor

 

Porter Township

    Supervisor (1)

    Tax Collector

    Auditor

 

Shohola Township

    Supervisor (1)

    Tax Collector

    Constable

    Auditor

 

Westfall Township

    Supervisor (1)

    Tax Collector

    Auditor