Municipal Elections

Municipal Judge

The Municipal Judge position is elected in even-numbered years
and is elected at large. If more than two citizens file as candidates for the Municipal Judge position, a primary election will be held on the 3rd Tuesday in February.

Village President and Village Trustees
Elections for the Village Board President and Trustee seats are held on the 1st Tuesday in April.  The Village President is elected every three years and two out of the six trustee seats are up for election every year. If more than two citizens file as candidates for the Village President position or if more than four citizens file as candidates for Village Trustee, a primary election will be held on the 3rd Tuesday in February. The two Trustees receiving the highest amount of votes will be for 3-year terms. The Village Trustee with the lowest vote total will be for a 2-year term.

How do I run for an elected position in the Village?
You must be a resident of the Village and a qualified elector to seek election to a Village office.  A  Declaration of Candidacy and Campaign Registration Statement form must be filed in person with the Village Clerk.  The citizen must then circulate nomination papers and obtain at least 20 signatures from Little Chute residents to have their name appear on the ballot.
Nomination papers may be circulated no earlier than December 1st and are due in the clerk's office by 5:00 p.m on the 1st Tuesday in January.

The following items are links to the documents required to be filed in the Clerk's office if you are interested in seeking election to an office.  
For additional information contact the Village Clerk.