Ballot & Election Day Information

Filed 2018 Municipal Petitions

Candidates who have submitted a valid petition will be placed on the ballot.
The drawing by lot for candidate order on the ballot will be held on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at 10 a.m. in Carnegie Town Hall.
Race Name Petition Filing Date
Mayor Greg Jamison January 30, 2018
Mayor Jolene Loetscher February 7, 2018
Mayor Paul TenHaken
February 16, 2018
At-Large "B"  Christine M. Erickson February 14, 2018
Southeast District Rick Kiley February 6, 2018
Central District
Tom Hurlbert
February 12, 2018

 

IMPORTANT DATES

February 9, 2018  Deadline for Charter Amendments. 
January 26, 2018 through February 23, 2018  Circulation and filing of candidate nominating petitions. As petitions are filed, nominated candidates will be listed on this webpage. Only nominated candidates will appear on the ballot unless the nominated candidate withdraws their nomination by 5 p.m. on February 23, 2018.
February 27, 2018  Drawing for candidate order on the ballot. The City Clerk determines, by lot, each candidate’s position on the ballot. Candidates and the public are welcomed to attend.  It will be held at 10 a.m. in Carnegie Town Hall. 
April 10, 2018  SIOUX FALLS 2018 REGULAR MUNICIPAL ELECTION. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
April 11, 2018  Drawing for candidate order on the ballot. The City Clerk determines, by lot, each Runoff candidate’s position on the ballot. Candidates and the public are welcomed to attend.  It will be held at 10 a.m. in Carnegie Town Hall. 
May 1, 2018  SIOUX FALLS 2018 MUNICIPAL RUNOFF ELECTION. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
May 15, 2018  Installation Ceremony and start of terms of office. 

 

CITY OFFICES TO BE FILLED

Office

Term Expires/Incumbent

Mayor

Mike T. Huether (term limited)

At-Large Council Member “A”

Rex Rolfing (term limited)

At-Large Council Member “B”

Christine M. Erickson

Southeast District Council Member

Rick Kiley

Central District Council Member

Michelle Erpenbach (term limited)

COUNCIL DISTRICTS

Interactive Council Districts and Precincts Map

There are five Council Districts:
District 1—Southwest (SW) is comprised of all precincts designated with the prefix 1.
District 2—Southeast (SE) is comprised of all precincts designated with the prefix 2.
District 3—Northwest (NW) is comprised of all precincts designated with the prefix 3.
District 4—Northeast (NE) is comprised of all precincts designated with the prefix 4.
District 5—Central (CE) is comprised of all precincts designated with the prefix 5.

CITY ELECTION OFFICIAL

Thomas M. Greco, City Clerk
Carnegie Town Hall
235 West 10th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
(605) 367-8080
sfelections@siouxfalls.org

 

The Sioux Falls City Clerk is responsible for conducting all municipal elections (see SFCO §38.001.) All statements, forms, or filings required by law are submitted to the City Clerk. Additionally, the City Clerk: ensures all public notices associated with an election are published in accordance with state law; prepares ballots; coordinates for and trains workers; manages Election Day activities; presents returns to the City Council for the official canvass of votes; and, issues certificates of election.